Kern River Valley

Hwy 178 reopens after rollover crash

Hwy 178 reopens after rollover crash »Play Video
The aftermath of a rollover crash is seen Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, on Highway 178 in the Kern River Canyon. (KBAK/KBFX photo)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Highway 178 just east of the mouth of the canyon has reopened after a Thursday morning crash.

A westbound driver crossed into the eastbound lane and struck the canyon wall. The impact flipped the SUV.

The crash left the driver with minor to moderate injuries, according to authorities on scene.

The driver's name was withheld.