Kern County fire officials said two people were taken to an area hospital after the driver of a vehicle jumped the median and slammed head-on with another car.
The crash happened at about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday.
Bakersfield police officials said a Black VW was traveling west on East California Avenue, when the driver crossed the center median and slammed into a silver Honda sedan head-on.
Both drivers were taken to a local hospital with moderate injuries.
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Mandatory water regulation goes into effect
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Phone service outage in west Kern County
The Kern County Sheriff's Office is notifying the public of an ongoing phone service outage.
WB SR58 at Keene back open
Westbound SR58 at Keene is back open.