UPDATE: Motorcyclist and truck driver involved in major crash in IH-20 identified

ODESSA, Tx (KOSA) -- UPDATE: Friday, 3:25 p.m. The identities of the injured motorcyclist and the driver of the 18-wheeler that were involved in a crash yesterday have been identified.

Foto: Shane Battis

The motorcyclist has been identified as 33-year-old Joseph Benson of Odessa.

The driver of the 18-wheeler is 68-year-old Ike Iampossible, of Fort Worth.


The Odessa Police Department Traffic Unit is currently investigating a major crash on East Loop 338 and IH-20.

The accident involved an 18-wheeler and a motorcycle, according to the Odessa Police Department.

The motorcyclist was transported to the Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries and is the only reported injury.

No identities or cause of the accident have been reported.

We will continue to update you on the story as soon as it becomes available here on the CBS 7 website, newscasts and social media.