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, 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
Sun, 02/20/2022 Pedestrian Accident James Lee Richardson Jr., 42, dies after being struck by vehicle while attempting to cross White Lane in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 02/04/2022 Car Accident Officers arrest Juan Rodelas Ortega, driver, and three others, Liliana Cidrojas, Anahy Gisselle Rodelas, and Osbaldo Quintero Ortega in connection with hit-and-run pedestrian death of Angel Berumen, 16, on Greenwood Drive in Bakersfield, California
Tue, 01/25/2022 Pedestrian Accident 16-year-old pedestrian sustains serious injuries when struck by car in hit-and-run collision at Niles Street and Brentwood Drive in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 01/21/2022 Car Accident Edward Valdez Rios, 43, dies after his car collides with pickup truck at Norris Road and Melody Lane in Bakersfield, California
Sun, 01/16/2022 Pedestrian Accident Man dies of injuries following pedestrian crash in Bakersfield, California
Mon, 12/20/2021 Car Accident One dead, another injured in single-vehicle crash on Hwy. 99 in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 11/26/2021 Car Accident Three people killed in crash on Weedpatch Highway in Bakersfield, California
Fri, 11/19/2021 Car Accident One dead, another injured in two-vehicle crash on South Union Avenue in Bakersfield, California
Tue, 11/16/2021 Car Accident 17-year-old dies after car collides with brick wall on Ming Avenue and Calle Salida in Bakersfield, California
Wed, 07/11/2018 Car Accident Hodari Cooper, 20, and Hakim Cooper, 13, killed in car crash at 7th Standard Road and Magnolia Avenue in Bakersfield, California
Mon, 06/18/2018 Car Accident Maria-Elena Chavolla, 45, and Itzel Lorena Chavolla-Mosqeda, 20, killed in head-on collision on Old River Road in Bakersfield, California