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Kern County Sheriff's Office identifies driver killed in Trona accident

Posted at 9:00 AM, Jan 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-17 12:00:50-05

TRONA, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Office has identified the driver in a fatal accident that happened Thursday night at around 5:42 p.m. on Highway 178, west of Pinnacles Road in Trona.

According to the KCSO, 34-year-old Isaac Abraham Pacheco lost control of his vehicle and overturned on Highway 178. He was transported to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

The cause of the accident was not provided.