Bakersfield, CA (February 11, 2024) – A tragic multi-vehicle wreck resulted in one woman’s death and two others injured on Friday night, February 9. The incident, involving an alleged intoxicated driver, occurred near Hughes Ln and White Ln around 11:08 p.m.
Bakersfield police were tracking an SUV from a car meet when they encountered the crash. The SUV collided with a white sedan carrying three adults, leading to fatal and dangerous consequences. The SUV’s driver, previously convicted of three DUIs within six years, was arrested.
The injured victims were rushed to a nearby hospital. The investigation continues.