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Odessa police searching for driver in crash that killed couple

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Published: Jan. 27, 2020 at 5:50 PM CST
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Odessa police are now looking for the driver of an 18-wheeler they say was involved in a fatal wreck Saturday night that killed two.

Investigators say 41-year-old Brandon Ortega and 42-year-old Lynn Ortega.were killed when their Toyota Tacoma crossed into oncoming traffic on West Loop 338. They hit a Dodge Ram 2500.

Officers now say an 18-wheeler was also involved and are asking witnesses to call OPD's Hit & Run Investigator M. Stewart at 432-335-5759.

Investigators say they two were not wearing their seat belts.