June 11, 2014- A Sport Utility Vehicle accident kills one and leaves at least two others injured, in Kern County. The collision took place in southeast Bakersfield, on Wednesday at about 10:47 PM.
A Lincoln Navigator was driving west on East Panama Lane, near the intersection of Oswell Street, when it sideswiped another car. The Lincoln then swerved into the eastbound lane of the roadway and smashed head-on into a Chevrolet Tahoe SUV.
A passenger in the Chevy was fatally wounded, and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The driver of the Tahoe and the Lincoln both sustained injuries and were taken to the hospital for treatment.