December 18, 2015- A big rig collision happened in Kern County on Friday. The tractor-trailer accident occurred near Lamont, at approximately 11:51 AM, on Highway 184.
A 2016 Fleetwod semi truck, drive by Jose De Jesus Cruz, 56, was traveling westbound on Mountain View Road.
On Highway 184, Kristina Michele Price, 36, was driving a white 1992 Lexus car. At the intersection of State Route 184 and Mountain View Road, the two vehicles collided.
Upon impact with the rig, the Lexus veered off to the right, hit a utility pole, and then burst into flames.
Price sustained major injuries. She was taken by ambulance to Kern Medical Center, in Bakersfield.
Cruz, the driver of the semi, was not hurt.
If you need a lawyer please call Attorney John Rozier, your personal injury specialist handling all types of crashes. I am located in Visalia on Caldwell Avenue. Reach me at 559-713-0159, or contact us online.