One Killed in Fatal Collision near Columbus Street

BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 25, 2021) – 58-year-old Bryan Weldon died Tuesday afternoon following a fatal collision on University Avenue.

Officers were dispatched to University Avenue and Columbus Street around 4:22 p.m., after receiving reports of an injury collision.

When officers arrived, they discovered a man with moderate injuries from the crash.

Paramedics then rushed him to a nearby hospital, where he died on Wednesday night while being treated for his injuries.

The Kern County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 58-year-old Weldon resident, Bryan Weldon.

At this time, an active investigation remains ongoing. Once available, more information will be released.

The Sweet James team would like to express their heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Bryan Weldon.

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