The Kern County Coroner’s office identified the man who died in the Thursday, Sept. 7 traffic collision at Bowman Road and Highway 395.

Lance Raymond Hunter, 56, of Ridgecrest, died at the scene of the incident that involved a Freightliner hauling a trailer and a Ford F150 pickup truck. According to the report, Hunter was a passenger.

A second person was transported to Antelope Valley Hospital for treatment of a serious injury. According to CHP, the driver of the Freightliner suffered only a moderate hand injury and declined medical treatment.