UPDATE (June 19, 2017 10:50 a.m.): The Coroner has identified the two people killed in the vehicle as 77-year-old Terry Yenson and 68-year-old Annette Yenson of Garden Grove, California.
Two people are dead following a car accident on the Southbound 5 freeway near Highway 223.
According to CHP, the accident happened just before 6 p.m. Friday night.
Officials say a man was driving a 2011 Toyota southbound on Interstate 5 when he began veering off the road.
The car overturned in irrigation canal. A man and woman were also traveling inside the vehicle. All three are believed to be residents of Garden Grove, CA.
All of the occupants were transported to local hospitals. The driver and female passenger succumbed to their injuries.
Alcohol and drugs do not appear to be factors in the accident. The crash is still under investigation.
One man is in the hospital after being shot near the Vagabond Inn in south Bakersfield on Sunday night.
Halloween Events happening from not until Halloween around Kern County. Let us know if we missed anything by emailing us at events@KERO.com…
Kern County Raceway hosting testing sessions for two local drivers to prepare for upcoming races.
UPDATE: October 22, 2017 (3:17 p.m.): Police were called to the 2800 block of Loma Linda Drive around 8:42 a.m. for reports of a man down.