September 9, 2014- A multiple car accident leaves one man dead, in Kern County, on Tuesday. The vehicle collision occurred in Bakersfield, at about 8 AM.
Stanley Eugene Henry, 79 years old, was driving a silver 2012 Hyundai Accent that was pulling a trailer, east on Panama Lane. As the Hyundai entered the intersection at Ashe Road, a blue Mercury Villager minivan headed south went through the red light at Ashe Rd. and smashed into the other vehicle.
Henry’s Hyundai was pushed into a city light repair truck in the northbound lanes of Ashe Road. A silver 2013 Chevy pickup truck was also hit by either the Mercury or the Hyundai.
Stanley Henry was killed in the accident. The female driver of the minivan sustained injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
No other injuries were reported.