Complete Bakersfield, CA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Bakersfield result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Bakersfield crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Bakersfield accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Bakersfield wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Bakersfield Police Department;

Bakersfield Fire & Rescue Department;

Kern County Sheriff’s Office;

California Highway Patrol;

Bakersfield major hospitals include Bakersfield Memorial Hospital;

Kern County Superior Court;

Bakersfield real-time traffic report;

California State Insurance Commissioner site.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Wed, 01/03/2024 Car Accident 43-year-old driver killed in a rear-end collision with a semi truck on Highway 99 in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 09/07/2023 Car Accident 33-year-old driver died, 10-year-old passenger injured in a rollover crash on Highway 58 in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 08/24/2023 Car Accident One died in a crash involving a school bus and another vehicle near South Mt. Vernon Avenue and East Belle Terrace in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 07/27/2023 Car Accident Two officers sustain minor injuries in collision on East California Avenue in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 07/21/2023 Car Accident One person killed and one injured in crash at Pacheco and Akers in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 01/19/2023 Car Accident Mario Lares, 31, killed, Ana Hernandez, 34, injured after struck by police vehicle that failed to stop at stop sign at intersection of S. Vineland Drive and Muller Road in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 01/12/2023 Car Accident Diego Armando Ramirez, 27, killed in collision with semi truck on Bear Mountain Boulevard in Bakersfield, California
Wed, 12/14/2022 Pedestrian Accident Teen in critical condition after being hit by vehicle while crossing Allen Road in Bakersfield, California
Sun, 11/27/2022 Car Accident Tracy McPherson, 50, dies when her disabled car is hit by allegedly intoxicated driver on Highway 58 in Bakersfield, California
Thu, 11/24/2022 Pedestrian Accident Toddler, Adela Catalina Hurtado struck and killed by vehicle on Adams Streert in Bakersfield, California
Wed, 10/19/2022 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian killed when struck by vehicle following prior crash at District Boulevard and Ashe Road in Bakersfield, California
Wed, 06/01/2022 Pedestrian Accident Dilrag Singh, 4, fatally struck by vehicel on Seasons Drive in Bakersfield, California
Mon, 04/25/2022 Pedestrian Accident Cheryl Ann Bowling, 63, struck and killed near the intersection of Chester Avenue and West China Grade Loop in Bakersfield, California
Wed, 04/20/2022 Car Accident Female passenger injured when suspected DUI driver collides with K-9 patrol car at Colony Street and Panama Lane in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 03/04/2022 Pedestrian Accident Celena Rechelle Buckenmeyer, 32, killed when hit by train on Espee Street in Bakersfield, California