1 person killed in multivehicle crash in west Bakersfield

One person was killed in a crash that happened on Highway 58 near Nord Avenue in Bakersfield, Calif., on Saturday Sept. 10, 2017. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

UPDATE: The Kern County coroner's office on Monday, Sept. 11, identified the person killed in this crash as 31-year-old Samantha Carney Rodriguez.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- The California Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that happened Saturday night in west Bakersfield and left one person dead.

The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. on Highway 58 near Nord Avenue.

Four vehicles were involved in the crash, and six people were injured.

One person was taken to the hospital, where they later died, according to the CHP.

No one else was seriously injured in the crash.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released.

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