1 Pronounced Dead after Rollover Accident on Panama Lane in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (April 8, 2020) – Early Monday morning, 25-year-old Fashawn Pearson of Bakersfield, was arrested after a DUI accident on Panama Lane.
The Bakersfield Police Department received a report around 3:46 a.m. Dispatchers arrived to the area shortly after.
Authorities soon discovered that a Toyota and Audi both traveled west on East Panama Lane when the Audi struck the Toyota’s rear. Then, the Toyota overturned.
According to the Bakersfield Police Department, the driver of the Toyota succumbed to their injuries at the scene.
Meanwhile, officers determined that Pearson was driving under the influence. As a result, they arrested Pearson for DUI resulting in death and gross vehicular manslaughter.
Moreover, the investigation remains ongoing at this time. Authorities have been encouraging any witnesses or tipster to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.
During this mournful time, we would like to send our well-wishes and sincere sympathies to the grieving family and friends of the victim who passed in the accident on Panama Lane.
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