Man killed in crash outside Piru was from Bakersfield
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PIRU - Authorities on Friday released more details about a fatal crash reported a day earlier on Highway 126 outside Piru.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a 31-year-old man from Bakersfield suffered fatal injuries in the crash east of Center Street. His name was being withheld pending notification of his family.
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Patrol officials said they received a call at 3:41 p.m. of the victim's gray 2002 Jeep swerving from lane to lane while traveling west on the highway. The caller also indi cated the vehicle was driving in the center divider and on the right shoulder, the patrol reported.
A minute later, multiple calls came in reporting the Jeep traveling off the roadway and crashing into avocado trees on the north side of Highway 126, authorities said. The vehicle also crashed into a utility pole, authorities said.
It was unknown what speed the vehicle was traveling or whether drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash, the patrol reported.Read or Share this story: https://www.vcstar.com/story/news/local/2018/08/10/man-killed-crash-outside-piru-bakersfield/964967002/Sumber: Google News | Liputan 24 Piru