In a devastating incident, 24-year-old Efrain Ruezga lost his life in a forklift accident on Highway 99 near Panama Lane, as confirmed by the Kern County Coroner’s Office. The fatal crash occurred around 12:38 p.m. on October 4 when, for reasons yet unknown, Ruezga lost control of his vehicle and collided with an unoccupied forklift.
A shocking hit-and-run incident occurred late Monday night on Union Avenue, near 9th Street, leaving a 14-year-old pedestrian critically injured. Bakersfield Police are now seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the responsible driver.
A two-vehicle accident on New Stine Road in the southwest region of the city resulted in injuries on Sunday afternoon, June 18. The incident occurred near Sundale Avenue around 12:43 p.m., prompting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision.
A devastating incident unfolded late Thursday evening, June 8, when a man lost his life in a high-speed crash at the intersection of Gosford Road and District Boulevard in southwest Bakersfield. The community is left reeling from the impact of this tragic event as authorities work tirelessly to uncover the circumstances leading to this heartbreaking loss.
Tragedy struck on Monday afternoon as a pedestrian lost his life in a fatal accident on Highway 99 near Olive Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The incident occurred at around 4:05 p.m., and the victim has yet to be identified by the Kern County coroner’s office.