September 15, 2011- A crash in the heart of Bakersfield caused traffic to be shut down on Highway 99 for about an hour Thursday afternoon.

The accident happened at about 2:30 PM on the northbound Highway 99 lanes, just south of Highway 58. A red Lexus crashed into a semi truck. The cause of the crash is unknown.

One person in the Lexus was reportedly injured and taken to the hospital.

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We will update as more information becomes available.

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