An accident that took place in Palmdale on Tuesday afternoon resulted in the death of one man, a 21-year-old of Palmdale. Injured in the same crash, which took place on Sierra Highway, was a 78-year-old man.

Sometime around 3:15, the two motorists crashed head on Sierra Highway near Agua Dulce Canyon Road. The first driver, 21-year-old Anthony Charles Evans, was driving north. The other driver, 78-year-old Frank William Hoover, was driving south on the Highway. Evans attempted to pass a driver, crossing over the double yellow lines to do so, and crashed in Hoover head on.

Both motorists were taken to hospitals directly after the crash. Evans was taken to Newhall Memorial, where he died. Hoover was taken to Holy Cross Hospital with critical injuries.

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