Nancy Joyce Garrett, 72, killed in car accident with Kern County Sheriff's deputy at intersection of North Chester Avenue and China Grade Loop in Bakersfield
Modified Date:Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:06pm
Accident Date:Monday, September 29, 2014
At least one witness at the scene reported hearing a siren and seeing emergency lights prior to the collision, Rodriguez said. He said these types of investigations, on average, take two to three months to complete. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has information regarding it is asked to call the CHP at 864-4444.
Nancy Joyce Garrett, was the driver of a car that collided with a Kern Sheriff's patrol vehicle about 1:45 a.m. at the intersection of North Chester Avenue and China Grade Loop.
Mark McGowan, Garrett's son, said in the news release his mother was the most loving woman a person could hope to meet, and he and his relatives are heartbroken.
The coroner's office identified the woman killed in the crash as Nancy Joyce Garrett. The CHP identified the deputy as 26-year-old Nicholas Clerico, a 3 1/2-year veteran of the department. He suffered moderate injuries and was released Sunday morning from Kern Medical Center.
Nancy Joyce Garrett
County:Kern County, CA