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Man identified in Monday's deadly Oroville crash

One person died after they were ejected from the vehicle in a single-vehicle crash in Oroville, police said.

Posted: May 24, 2021 10:20 AM
Updated: May 25, 2021 2:16 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - The Butte County Coroner's Office has identified the person who died in Monday's Oroville crash.

36-year-old Kimani Edwards of Palermo died in the crash on Ophir Road.


Courtesy of Orlando Carmona

Edwards died after his vehicle rolled over and he was ejected from the vehicle, according to the Oroville Police Department. 

Police said the crash happened at 8:10 a.m.

When police arrived, they saw a black SUV off the roadway of Ophir Road and Baggett Palermo Road.

This is a developing story. Action News Now will keep you updated with new information.

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