November 14, 2011- An elderly woman drove off the side of Kern River Canyon in Bakersfield, on Monday at about 5 PM.
The woman was eastbound on Highway 178 when she swerved. She overcorrected and went off the side of the canyon, rolling her car.
She was pinned in the car, but a witness to the crash, stopped and helped her get out.
She was injured, but is expected to survive.