Nine-Year-Old Boy Killed in Ector County Vehicle-Bicycle Accident 2/19/14
ECTOR COUNTY - A nine-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a pick-up truck while riding his bike just outside of Odessa last night.
According to the DPS report, Samuel Rogelio Carrasco ran a stop sign with his bicycle at the intersection of WCR 122 AND S. CR 1311 around 6:30 yesterday evening when a Ford F-150 towing a trailer driven by Joshua Bryan Davidson, 29, struck him.
Carrasco was transported to Medical Center Hospital, where he was pronounced dead two hours later.
The incident is still under DPS investigation.
VEHICLE #1 AND TOWED UNIT WERE TRAVELING EASTBOUND ON WCR 122 APPROACHING
THE INTERSECTION OF WCR 122 AND SCR 1311. A BICYCLIST WAS NORTHBOUND ON SCR
1311. THE BICYCLIST RAN A STOP SIGN AT THE INTERSECTION OF WCR 122 AND SCR
1311 AND WAS STRUCK BY VEHICLE #1.