KCSO: Person shot, killed while driving in East Bakersfield

Posted at 6:41 AM, May 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-24 17:07:58-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Kern County Sheriff's Office said a person was killed in a shooting and crashed his car early Friday in East Bakersfield.

KCSO said the incident happened just after midnight at Niles Street and Pesante Road when deputies found a person inside a car with gunshot wounds.

Deputies say that person then crashed his car. Authorities later identified the man killed as Eduardo Moreno, 29, of Bakersfield.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.