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19-year-old man identified as person killed in early morning crash in California City

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Posted at 5:18 AM, Aug 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-18 23:39:09-04

The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the person who died in a crash in California City on Monday morning as 19-year-old Anthony Gregory Perez.

According to the California Highway Patrol, two vehicles collided just after 3:45 a.m. in the area of California City Boulevard and Highway 58.

According to the coroner's office, Perez was one of the drivers involved in the crash and died at the scene.

At least one lane of westbound 58 was shut down.

It's not known what caused the crash or if there were other injuries.