BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A fatal crash occurred on Bena Road and Edison Highway Thursday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a dump truck was headed northeast when he hit a pickup truck head on.
The driver of the pickup truck, 45-year-old Roberto Pablo Cabrera, was killed on impact. The dump truck driver was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.
According to the driver of the dump truck, the driver of the pickup truck somehow veered into his lane.
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