ODESSA, TX –– A Friday morning crash claimed the life of one person in Odessa.
According to the Odessa Police Department, officers were dispatched to the area of South 385 and Mercer St. for reports of a major crash just after 7:00 a.m.
The preliminary investigation revealed William Sissney of Oklahoma was traveling south on South 385 in a silver Peterbilt pulling a flatbed trailer and attempting to turn east onto Mercer from the crossover lane.
Traveling behind the Peterbilt was Jordan Surber in a gray 2015 Ford Focus in the inside lane.
Surber failed to control his speed and the front left of the focus crashed into the right rear of the semi. Surber was pronounced dead at the scene.