1 Killed in Lost Hills Car Accident on 5 Freeway near Twisselman Road

Lost Hills Car Accident
1 Killed in Semi Truck Accident on 5 Freeway near Twisselman Road in Lost Hills

Bakersfield, California (March 7, 2022) – One person died in a two-vehicle collision on Tuesday night near Lost Hills.

The California Highway Patrol says the deadly collision occurred on Interstate 5 Freeway near Twisselman Road around 7:34 p.m.

The crash involved a Volkswagen Jetta and a semi-truck, but the sequence of events leading up to the accident was not immediately established.

The Volkswagen driver was reportedly pinned in with major injuries and had to be extricated.

One person was killed in the crash. The Kern County Coroner’s Office did not publicly identify the victim pending notification of the next of kin.

An investigation into the accident is underway.