UPDATE: 16-year-old killed in collision south of Bakersfield

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A 16-year-old was killed in a crash involving a sedan and semi-truck Sunday evening, according to CHP.

According to CHP’s Traffic Incident Information Page, the collision happened at around 5:30 p.m. at Copus and Old River roads.

Officials said 20-year-old McKenna Nicole Urbina was driving a 2010 Subaru northbound on Old River Rd, south of Copus Rd. Urbina collided with semi-truck after she missed a stop sign at Copus Road. CHP Sgt. Frank Deleon said Urbina veered left through the intersection and into the path of the semi-truck.

The 16-year-old boy was in the rear passenger seat and sustained fatal injuries as a result of the crash.

CHP said the 20-year-old and 18-year-old Isabella Urbina were treated for minor injuries. 61-year-old Camilo Garcia Lopez, the driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

Drugs or alcohol did not appear to be factors in the crash.

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