Driver Hurt in Car Crash with Big Rig on Highway 99 in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (February 13, 2023) — A driver sustained major injuries in a car accident with a semi-truck on Highway 99 near Panama Lane.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle collision happened around 8:41 p.m. Thursday. For unknown reasons, a driver of a northbound Chevy Volt sedan rear-ended a semi-truck tanker trailer on the northbound side.
The driver of the Chevy Volt suffered major injuries in the collision and sought care at a hospital. In the investigation, CHP officers ruled out impairment as a possible explanation for the collision. However, a closer look into this crash should confirm more details.
Traveling behind or near larger vehicles can be risky. It is often difficult to see what lies ahead. If you find yourself in this situation, leave generous room between your car and the semi-truck in front of you. Also, stay out of their blind spot.
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