1 Injured in Bakersfield Car Crash on Highway 41 near Pony Express Way
Bakersfield, California (September 2, 2021) – One person was hospitalized after being injured in a car accident in Bakersfield on Wednesday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Highway 41 near Pony Express Way at about 2:09 p.m. September 1.
The officers who responded to the incident located two vehicles at the scene of the accident. The manner in which the accident happened, however, was not immediately established.
One person was injured in the collision and was transported to an area hospital for treatment in unknown condition.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California
- Always stop and remain at the scene.
- Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
- Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
- Call 911 to report the accident.
- Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
- Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.
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