Wind Advisory issued February 27 at 5:03PM PST expiring February 28 at 4:00PM PST in effect for: Kern
Winter Weather Advisory issued February 27 at 1:08PM PST expiring March 2 at 4:00AM PST in effect for: Kern
Originally it was stated that the vehicle was stolen, this has been corrected. The vehicle was not reported stolen.The crash happened around 11 p.m. Wednesday. The CHP said 30-year-old Silvia Fernandez was driving the white Toyota Camry and lost control slamming into a tree.The CHP said the car was found wrapped around a tree off the shoulder of Golden State Highway where the road transitions onto Highway 99.The CHP said Fernandez and 30-year-old Cesar Castro who was the passenger in the car, died at the scene.The investigators believe the car was traveling at a high rate of speed when the crash occurred.The investigators have not said if the crash was alcohol related.