Highway 178 reopened near Paradise Cover after fatal head-on collision

LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. - Highway 178 is open again at Yankee Canyon Drive eastbound and Mobile Drive westbound near Paradise Cove in the Lake Isabella area.

A two-vehicle head-on collision caused the closure at about 1:26 p.m. Tuesday.

The two drivers were killed.

One driver was a 48-year-old woman from Bakersfield. The other was a 65-year-old man from Arizona.

Drivers were asked to stray clear of this route while cleanup efforts were underway. 


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