On Thursday, October 8, 2015, a fatal head-on vehicle collision happened in Bakersfield. The Kern County SUV accident killed one, at Zerker Road, at about 12:51 PM.
A Mitsubishi Galant, driven by Richard Lee Brown, 66, was headed south on Zerker Road. For an unknown reason the automobile drifted off the right side of the road. Brown overcorrected, and the Galant swerved into the opposite lane of traffic.
The Mitsubishi crashed head-on into a northbound Cadillac Denali SUV.
Brown was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver of the Cadillac and his teenage male passenger, both sustained minor injuries and were taken to a local hospital.
The police report of this accident will be probably be ready in a week or two. If you would like us to start investigating this accident–please call. We can come to you. Contact us online, or give me a call at 559-713-0159. Attorney John Rozier of Visalia.