March 25, 2015- A multiple car collision occurred on Taft Highway, in Kern County. The 3-vehicle accident happened west of Bakersfield, at Highways 119 and 43, on Wednesday.
The automobile crash at the highway intersection caused traffic congestion on the roadway for miles, until the wreckage was cleared.
Two of the three drivers involved were hurt. One of the drivers suffered major injuries and was taken by helicopter to Kern Medical Center, in Bakersfield. There were no passengers in any of the vehicles.
The collision remains under investigation.