Two Hurt in Auto Accident on Highway 99

BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 24, 2022) – At least two people sustained injuries in a rollover crash on California Avenue, Friday evening.

The incident occurred around 8:20 p.m., along northbound Highway 99 just south of California Avenue.

According to the authorities, a vehicle lost control for unknown reasons and rolled over. Consequently, it ejected two occupants from the vehicle.

Responding officers located the victims with major injuries and transported them to Kern Medical for treatment. At this time, authorities withheld the identities of the victims until their loved ones are notified.

Meanwhile, an active investigation is underway. Bakersfield officials encourage anyone with information to contact local authorities as soon as possible.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a rollover car accident then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let their team help you protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge. Click here to request a police report.

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