Daylin Mannery, Daniel Marquez, and Nicole Price Dead in Bakersfield Police Pursuit Crash on Highway 99
BAKERSFIELD, CA (December 9, 2020) – Tuesday morning, Daniel Marquez, 19, and Nicole Price, 21, died in a fiery crash on Herring Road near Highway 99.
Additionally, the driver of the vehicle, 20-year-old Daylin Mannery, sustained fatal injuries in the accident.
According to California Highway Patrol, officers from Arvin Police Department were pursuing a BMW the night before the crash.
The officers lost track of the vehicle and called off the car chase.
Early Tuesday morning, CHP found a vehicle engulfed in flames at the Herring Road off-ramp near northbound Highway 99.
Reports revealed that the vehicle crashed into a dirt embankment and started to catch fire.
Authorities from the Arvin Police Department confirmed that the vehicle was the BMW they were chasing earlier. Arvin police that the occupants of the vehicle committed multiple burglaries in the Arvin area before the pursuit.
Responders pronounced all four occupants of the vehicle dead at the scene.
CHP said that the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the crash.
Later in the week, Kern County coroner’s office identified three of the four victims as Daylin Mannery, of Mesa, Arizona, along with passengers Daniel Marquez of Wildomar, and Nicole Mechelle Price from Lancaster.
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