Man Identified In Fatal Motorcycle Accident 5/23/13
DATE: May 23, 2013
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Fatality Accident
DATE/TIME OCCURRED: May 22, 2013, at approximately 2111 hours
LOCATION: 4600 block North Dixie
The Odessa Police Department and Fire Rescue responded to a major crash in the 4600 block of North Dixie.
Investigators on the scene discovered that the driver of a 2007 Kawasaki motorcycle evaded an Ector County deputy, who was attempting to make a traffic stop.
The driver, identified as Levi Decker, 30 years of age of Odessa, refused to stop and was pursued by the deputy southbound on Dixie.
Decker failed to control speed and lost control of his motorcycle in the 4600 block of North Dixie.
Decker struck a pole and was ejected from the motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene by the Medical Examiner’s Office.
Decker was not wearing a helmet.
Next of kin has been notified. After further investigation, no charges will be filed.