Victim died in single-vehicle crash on Highway 58

The victim of a single-vehicle accident near McKittrick early Saturday has been identified as a McKittrick man.

Gerald Unruh, 29, died at the scene of the 4:12 a.m. crash, the Kern County Coroner reported Saturday afternoon.

The Coroner listed the location of the crash scene as 5 miles west of of Lokern on Highway 33.

Earlier reports placed the crash scene two miles closer to Lokern.

The accident is being investigated by the Buttonwillow California Highway Patrol Office.

No further information was available.