Update - Odessa Police Investigating Major Crash in South Odessa
DATE: August 27, 2019
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Motorcycle Crash
DATE/TIME REPORTED: August 26, 2019 at approximately 0618 hours
LOCATION: 1100 Block of South Dixie
Bradshaw was pronounced deceased this morning at approximately 1040 hours by medical personnel. Next of kin were notified and the investigation continues.
ORIGINAL SUMMARY FROM 8-26-19:
On August 26, 2019 at approximately 0618 hours, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to Dixie and Clements in reference to a major crash involving a motorcycle.
Investigation revealed that a black Kawasaki motorcycle, being operated by Robert Lavernee Bradshaw III, 45 years of age, of Odessa, was traveling southbound in the 1100 block of South Dixie.
A black Chevrolet Tahoe, being operated by Jose Manuel Zorrilla Jr., 40 years of age, of Odessa, was traveling northbound in the 1100 block of South Dixie. Zorrilla then turned left and failed to yield the right of way before striking the motorcycle.
Bradshaw was transported to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries. There were no reports of any other injuries.
The investigation continues.