On Thursday, October 27, 2016, a truck crash took place near Arvin. The Kern County vehicle collision happened just after 7:00 PM, southeast of Bakersfield.
The California Highway Patrol reported that the incident occurred in the area of N. Rancho Drive and Herring Road. The vehicles involved were an RV and a pickup truck.
Two victims in the accident suffered serious injuries. They were taken by helicopter to Kern Medical Center, in Bakersfield.
No other information is known at this time.
Issues still remaining to be investigated; determining whether road conditions may have contributed to this accident, and any malfunctions of the vehicles.