Pickup Truck Collision on Noriega Road in Bakersfield, Caused by Drunk Driver
August 20, 2014- A repeat intoxicated driver was involved in a vehicle collision in Kern County, on Wednesday. The pickup truck accident took place in Bakersfield, at approximately 9 AM.
Robert Vickery, 52 years old, was driving a 2009 Ford F-150 on Old Farm Road. He attempted to make a westbound turn onto Noriega Road and lost control. The pickup ran onto the south sidewalk, smashed into a power pole, traveled into the westbound lanes of Noriega Rd., and on into a field where he hit a chain link fence.
The crash caused a power outage in the area and closed the intersection.
Vickery was not hurt in the accident. The police arrested him for DUI, and said he would be charged with a felony. This was Vickery’s fourth DUI arrest.
If you need legal counseling or representation for this accident, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, of Visalia. Our office is located on Caldwell Avenue, in Tulare County. 559-713-0159 or www.nelsonrozier.com.