Home / Freeway Traffic / 54-Year-Old Man Killed in Freeway Crash Near Baker
A California Highway Patrol (CHP) unit is parked along the 15 Freeway (VVNG File Photo) (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)
A California Highway Patrol (CHP) unit is parked along the 15 Freeway (VVNG File Photo) (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)

54-Year-Old Man Killed in Freeway Crash Near Baker

BAKER, Calif. (VVNG.com)- A 54-year-old man was killed in a traffic collision along southbound I-15 near the town of Baker, CA.

On Friday, December 30th at 6:25 a.m. officers from the California Highway Patrol responded to a single-vehicle traffic collision involving a 2016 Toyota Camry north of Zzyzx Road.

For unknown reasons the vehicle drifted to the right off of the roadway, colliding into a guardrail. The vehicle continued several more feet and collided into a concrete culvert, stated Public Information Center Adam Carmichall.

The male driver was pronounced deceased upon emergency personnel arrival.

Alcohol or drugs are not believed to be a contributing factor in this collision.

This collision is currently under investigation by the California Highway Patrol, Barstow Area.

About Victor Valley News

Victor Valley News has the largest online presence in the High Desert. We provide newsworthy communications to the Victor Valley areas including Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley, Adelanto, Phelan and more. Have a news tip? Want to advertise with us? Want to contribute? Contact us today E-mail: NEWS@VVNG.com or Phone: (760) 998- 1598.