A man was killed in a head-on collision on Highway 58 near Beale Road, according to California Highway Patrol spokesperson Robert Rodriguez.
Albert Jerone Grays, a 63-year-old resident of California City, was driving a 2008 Nissan Altima when he began traveling eastbound in a westbound lane before colliding head-on with a tow-truck around 5:36 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. CHP said he was the only occupant of the vehicle.
Officers say they do not know why Grays was traveling in the wrong direction.