One dead on Grapevine following crash, all northbound lanes back open

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — All northbound lanes of the Grapevine were closed for about three hours at Fort Tejon Road due to a crash on the I-5 that killed a 26-year-old man Friday morning, according to the California Highway.

Around 3:45 a.m. a crash involving two vehicles happened just north of Fort Tejon Road, according to CHP. The 26-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. Another man was taken to Kern Medical for moderate to major injuries.

Northbound traffic over the Grapevine this morning CHP was being turned around at Fort Tejon Road. The southbound lanes remained opened.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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