54-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after 2-Car Accident on Akers RoadBAKERSFIELD, CA (July 3, 2023) – Early Sunday morning, Humberto Munoz Vasquez was fatally injured in a two-vehicle collision on Panama Lane. Police responded to the scene around 3:15 a.m., at the intersection of Panama Lane and Akers Road on June 22nd. Per reports, the female driver of a vehicle lost control and struck another car driven by Vasquez. Upon impact, the woman’s vehicle spun out and hit a tree causing injuries to its driver and passenger. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced 54-year-old Vasquez dead at the scene around 3:39 a.m. Following preliminary duties, officers believe that intoxication and speed played a role. At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided.
Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Humberto Munoz Vasquez. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.
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