Abram Parra-Pantoja at Large after 2-Car Crash on Niles Street

KERN, CA (August 31, 2021) – Saturday, 21-year-old Sandra Casarez and others were hospitalized following an auto accident on Virginia Street.

According to reports, a black 2004 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Abram Parra-Pantoja was traveling on Virginia Street approaching Niles Street.

There, Abram drove through the red light at the intersection and struck a patrol vehicle. The Chevy then crashed into the traffic signal pole and overturned upon impact.

Inside the Chevy were Sandra Casarez and two other passengers. Parra-Pantoja fled the scene on foot and has yet to be found.

Casarez and two other passengers inside the Chevy were taken to Kern County Medical Center for further treatment of serious injuries.

Those with information are encouraged to contact California Highway Patrol at 661-396-6600.

At this time, no further information has been released.

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