28-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Rollover Crash near Backes Lane
KERN COUNTY, CA (December 7, 2022) – Early Wednesday morning, a truck crash on Highline Road claimed the life of Joseph Allen Grier.
The fatal incident happened around 2:30 a.m. at the 21000 block of Highline Road near the intersection with Backes Lane.
At this time, the cause of the incident and the possible number of vehicles involved remains unclear. Although, investigators said the truck left the road and overturned in the wreck.
According to the CHP, the truck driver succumbed to their injuries at the scene after suffering from blunt-force trauma.
Later, the Kern County coroner’s office identified the deceased driver as 28-year-old Grier of Tehachapi.
Moreover, a large portion of the roadway was temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.
No further details regarding the rollover accident have been released to the public. The California Highway Patrol continues to investigate the Highline Road truck crash.
Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Joseph Allen Grier. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.
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