Multiple news sources have been reporting that a man from Lebec was fatally wounded in an accident that happened on Wednesday on Wheeler Ridge Road.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened when the 43-year-old driver allowed his vehicle to veer off the road and into the oncoming traffic where it crashed into the oncoming big rig. The authorities reported that the man behind the wheel of the big rig tried to swerve to avoid the accident but was unsuccessful.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident. The authorities are still investigating this accident.
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