On August 18th, 2023, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire rescue responded to a major accident in the 700 block of West 42nd. Investigation determined that a Black 2019 Nissan Altima was East bound on 42nd and a Green 2004 Nissan Altima was North on Golder. The driver of the Black Nissan ran the red light and struck the green Nissan. The driver of the Green Nissan, 83-year-old Jose Delao of Odessa was transported to MCH where he was later pronounced deceased, his passenger was also transported with serious bodily injury. Next of Kin has been notified. Investigation continues.