Andres Gonzales Killed in Bakersfield DUI Crash on Granite Road
Bakersfield, CA (July 2, 2020) – On Wednesday, 23-year-old Andres Gonzales died, while two other people were injured in a suspected DUI crash on Granite Road.
The fatal crash happened at around 8:20 a.m. near Famoso Road.
Authorities said the driver of a car lost control, causing the vehicle to roll over.
The rescuing team found one of the passengers, Mr. Gonzales, an Arvin resident, dead inside the car, while two other people sustained minor injuries.
Police suspect alcohol as a possible factor in the crash.
The road remained closed on the northbound side until authorities finished with their investigation.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sympathies to the family and friends of Andres Gonzales. May you find strength during this painful time.
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