178 collision leaves one dead

178 collision leaves one deadA grey sedan sits on the side of CA-178 after colliding with a white pickup truck near the corner of Jacks Ranch Road. According to reports, both occupants of the sedan were transported for injuries – one to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital and the other air lifted. According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident status was updated to a fatality. More details were not available at press time. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2018-10-26