A man from Canyon Country was identified Saturday as the victim of a fatal single-vehicle crash near Newhall.
Peter Repovich was 65 years old, according to the coroner’s office.
Officers from the California Highway Patrol were called at approximately 9:51 p.m. Friday to the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway and Mission Road, where they found a white SUV of an unknown model on the side of the freeway, CHP Officer Elizabeth Kravig told City News Service.
Repovich was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the crash was under investigation, Kravig said.