A man died during a semi-truck accident Sunday morning on Highway 99.

At around 4:09 a.m. the Kern County Fire Department discovered a semi-truck on its side after it had just collided with a sedan north of Taft Highway. The crew found one driver in each vehicle. The driver of the sedan, Julian Manney, 59, died from injuries and the semi-truck driver had moderate injuries, according to a KCFD news release. 

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the incident and can be contacted at 396-6600.

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