BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man has died after a late-night shooting in Oildale, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.
The KCSO said 44-year-old Keith Hurst from Bakersfield was involved in an altercation in the 700 block of Woodrow Avenue near Sequoia Drive just before 11 o'clock last night.
When deputies arrived at the scene, they found Hurst suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to Kern Medical Center, where he later died from his injuries.
No suspects have been named in this incident, which is currently under investigation. Anonymous text tips can be sent to TIP411 (847411). Just type the key word "KCSO" prior to the message.
Anyone with information is also asked to call the Kern County Sheriff's Office at (661) 861 - 3110 or Secret Witness at (661) 322 - 4040.
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