You probably read about it, heard about it, or saw it on TV. The wind was blowing away from town, so people in the city may not have smelled the smoke. It was a huge wildfire between Midland and Odessa which produced hazardous driving conditions on I-20 resulting in a multiple vehicle pileup in which a child died. Get the details at 5-year-old dies in crash caused by grassfire confusion and Several fires erupt because of dry, windy conditions at MyWestTexas.com.
Meanwhile, here are some photos taken a couple of miles East of the crash.