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Odessa woman killed in car wreck after being thrown from vehicle

ODESSA — An Odessa woman was killed Sunday evening after being ejected from her car during a single-vehicle accident.

Yolanda Mendoza, 37, was driving north on Race Track Road at about 9:15: p.m., according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, when she drove off the road, struck several trees and hit a concrete wall.

The crash occurred just south of Fountainland Drive.

Mendoza was traveling at about 55 miles per hour and was not wearing a seat belt, deputies said. Patrol units said they had just received a reckless driving alert immediately before the crash.

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