July 18, 2014- A single vehicle accident happened in Bakersfield, early Friday morning. The Kern County automobile collision took place at approximately 2 AM.
A black Mercedes was traveling northbound on Old River Road, when the car, for an unknown reason, swerved off the roadway. After the car left the road, it smashed into a tree. The driver was pinned in his vehicle, and had to be freed.
The man sustained moderate injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.