June 11, 2014- The passenger that was killed in a head-on collision that happened in Bakersfield, on Wednesday, has been identified. The accident occurred at about 10:47 PM.
A Lincoln Navigator was westbound on East Panama Lane, when the vehicle sideswiped another car. It then veered into the eastbound lane and crashed head-on into a Chevrolet Tahoe SUV.
The passenger in the Chevy died at the scene. The Kern County coroner has identified her as Breanna Mendoza, 17 years old, of Lamont.
The drivers of the Lincoln and the Chevy Tahoe were injured and taken to the hospital.