Injuries Reported in Afternoon Rear-End Crash on Highway 58 in Tehachapi
TEHACHAPI, CA (October 11, 2019) – A woman was injured following a rear-end crash Friday afternoon in Tehachapi, CHP officials said.
The crash happened around 3:14 p.m. on eastbound Highway 58 at Tehachapi Boulevard off-ramp.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a red vehicle and a turquoise vehicle were involved. One of the cars rear-ended the other. The impact sent both vehicles off the roadway and into a grass area on the right shoulder.
As a result, a female occupant sustained a back injury. Paramedics transported the patient to a hospital in an unknown condition.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the CHP.
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