Four Injured after Car Collision on Highway 178 in Bakersfield

Four Injured after Car Collision on Highway 178 in Bakersfield

ON May 02, 2018

Car crash on Highway 178 in Bakersfield injures four people

According to a local news article, on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, a car collision occurred on Highway 178 in Bakersfield injuring four people.

In addition, a Burgundy Toyota SUV was heading eastbound on Highway 178 when it veered across the centerline and collided head-on with a Hyundai sedan, stated the authorities.

Furthermore, there were two occupants in each of the two vehicles involved in the collision, stated the report. Also, all party who were involved in the collision sustained minor to moderate injury and were transported to a local hospital for treatment, officials mentioned.

It is unknown at this time if alcohol and or drugs were a factor in this incident.

Several lanes of traffic were blocked as authorities worked to clear the accident and a tow truck was required for the vehicles involved in the accident, as stated by authorities.

Currently, this crash remains under investigation as authorities work to determine the exact cause and liable party in the crash.

Further details will be reported at a later time once the investigation has concluded.

Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.

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