1 Injured after SUV and Pickup Crash on 23rd and L Street in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 25, 2019) – One unidentified driver suffered moderate injuries Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash on 23rd and L Street.
Bakersfield police officers responded to the scene around 9:00 a.m. Emergency crews also arrived to the area shortly after.
According to BPD, officials located a black SUV and a black pickup truck. The SUV driver sustained moderate injuries as a result of the impact.
Paramedics eventually took the driver of the SUV to a nearby hospital for further treatment. However, there has been no update on their current medical condition.
Police say the driver appeared unresponsive and might have suffered a medical emergency prior to the accident. As far as the pickup driver, he remained uninjured.
Investigators believe alcohol, drugs and speed were not factors in the collision. However, an ongoing investigation is still currently underway.
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