Brian Hodges, the man that suffered a zip lining incident in Mexico recently returned to the U.S. The accident resulted in numerous medical bills that were not covered by his insurance company because the incident happened out of the country.
Today, Big Denweed's Smokehouse and Catering hosted a fundraiser to help Hodges and his family cover the medical expenses.
Leon Denweed, the owner of Big Denweed's Smokehouse and Catering, said that his motivation behind helping Hodges is due to communal responsibility.
"Let's get this man home, get him safe, get him feeling better."
The fundraiser started today and will go on through August 3rd.
Bakersfield police looking for missing man
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in locating an at-risk missing man.
Get the Best Halloween deals this week
With Halloween just around the corner, we've pulled the best ads out of this week's circulars to save you the most money! Check our…
TRAFFIC: SB lanes on Hwy 99 at White Ln now open
Southbound lanes on Hwy 99 at White Lane are now back open and traffic is moving at the speed limit after a multi-vehicle crash.
Family curious about large amount of geckos
Geckos aren't something we ever expect to see in and around our homes, but the reptile is thriving in some parts of our community.