Visalia, Bakersfield, Delano Collision Attorney John L. Rozier has the following report; On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, a fatal van accident occurred in Kern County. The traffic collision took place in Bakersfield on Stine Road, at about 2:00 PM.
73-year-old Shirley Neil Swayne was driving a van northbound on Stine Road. At the intersection of Planz Road, Swayne lost control of the vehicle, for an unknown reason, and crashed into the stop light.
Swayne suffered severe injuries and was taken to Kern Medical Center. She died a short time later in the hospital.