BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Three people were seriously injured in a crash Thursday afternoon in northwest Bakersfield.
The crash was reported at around 2:20 p.m. on Brimhall Road and Nord Avenue. According to CHP’s Traffic Incident Information Page the collision involved a sedan and a pickup truck. Both vehicles landed off the roadway on their roofs.
Kern County Fire officials said two people needed to be cut and rescued their vehicle and suffered life-threatening injuries. Another person suffered serious injuries, but those were not considered life-threatening.
The cause of the crash was not immediately known.
We will update this story as we learn more information.