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Lake Isabella man dead following crash on Mountain Hwy 99

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Posted at 10:01 AM, Nov 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-18 20:18:50-05

TULARE, Calif. (KERO) — One man is dead and another is injured following a crash on Mountain Highway 99 around 3:15 a.m. on Monday, November 14th. The crash took place south of Corral Creek.

According to California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers, an unidentified man, 29, and Jeremiah Hudson, 45, were driving northbound in a 2014 Hyundai car when the driver lost control. CHP has not identified the driver of the car at this time.

Both men were ejected from the car as it overturned in a rocky area.

The unidentified man died from his injuries. Hudson was transported to Kern Medical Center with major injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation.