On Friday, December 18, 2015, a semi truck accident took place near Lamont. The Kern County big rig crash happened on Mountain View Road and Highway 184, at around 11:51 AM.
Jose De Jesus Cruz, 56, was driving a 2016 Fleetwod tractor-trailer, headed west on Mountain View Road, at an unknown speed.
At the same time, a white 1992 Lexus automobile, driven by Kristina Michele Price, 36, was traveling on State Route 184.
The two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time and crashed into each other. It is unknown at this time who had the right-of-way.
After impact, the car swerved to the right and crashed into a power pole. The Lexus then caught fire.
Price suffered severe injuries and was taken to Kern Medical Center, in Bakersfield for treatment.
Cruz was unharmed in the incident.
Attorney John Rozier is your personal injury lawyer. I am here to help you with all the legal needs that may arise from this collision. Please give me a call 559-713-0159 or online at our website. I am located in Visalia, north of Bakersfield, off Highway 99.