5 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Highway 58 [Bakersfield, CA]

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Traffic Accident on Highway 58 Left Several Hurt

BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 20, 2022) – A multi-vehicle crash on Highway 58 left at least five people with injuries, Thursday afternoon.

On June 16th, a 9-vehicle collision on Highway 59 occurred at around 4:00 p.m., according to Bakersfield Officials.

Furthermore, police said 3 semi-trucks and 6 other vehicles were involved in the collision. Moreover, a semi-truck flipped and caught fire for reasons currently unknown.

Eventually, 5 people were reported to have suffered injuries and was taken to nearby hospitals for treatment.

Police have yet to identify the cause of the crash, although alcohol and/or drugs do not seem to be a factor.

One small driving mistake can lead to multi-vehicle accidents. That is why it is important to always keep your attention on the road when behind the wheel. Also, do not put yourself and your passengers in danger by speeding and taking shortcuts. By driving defensively and always abiding by all driving laws, you can help avoid accidents on the road.


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