UPDATE: Bakersfield man in collision on Grapevine Road ramp to I-5. killed heading north

UPDATE (6/3): A 38-year-old man from Bakersfield was killed in the crash last night, according to the CHP.

The department said the Mazda 5 driver was driving north on I-5 on Grapevine Road when the vehicle pulled out of the lane and overturned for reasons unknown. The driver suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead on the spot.

An 18-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries and sought help herself, the CHP said.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – CHP is investigating a fatal collision on Grapevine Road just off Interstate 5 in Fort Tejon Wednesday night.

According to the CHP traffic information site, the collision was reported on Grapevine Road shortly after 9:30 p.m.

According to the CHP, a blue Mazda came off the lanes heading north and at least one person was killed.

The northbound entry and exit of Grapevine Road reopened just before midnight.

We’ll update this story as soon as we get more information.

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