10-Year-Old Girl Pronounced Dead in Traffic Collision Near Mountain Ridge Drive

BAKERSFIELD, CA (July 3, 2023) – Friday afternoon, a two-vehicle crash in a Bakersfield intersection claimed the life of Kailey Saenz. Officers responded to the collision on May 12th, at around 4:19 p.m. between McCutchen Road and Mountain Ridge Drive. According to reports, a driver failed to stop at a stop sign while heading westbound on McCutchen Road. There, her vehicle crashed into another vehicle occupied by at least three people. Upon arrival, police discovered a female juvenile suffering from major injuries. The victim, identified later as 10-year-old Kailey Saenz, succumbed to her injuries a short while later, despite the life-saving efforts of the paramedics. Additionally, a young boy and a female driver from the same vehicle were hospitalized for treatment of moderate injuries. Meanwhile, a woman driving the first vehicle sustained minor injuries and declined medical transport. She also stayed at the site of the incident and cooperated with the investigators.
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