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At least one person has died in a collision on the I-5 near Lerdo Highway Saturday evening

Posted at 10:36 PM, Nov 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-24 01:36:14-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A collision on Interstate 5 near Lerdo Highway left at least one person dead Saturday shortly after 8:30 p.m., according to the CHP traffic incident website.

A loaded tow-truck collided with a sedan, the website reports.

Traffic in the area is moving slowly, according to the website.

It is unclear if there are any other fatalities or injuries involved in this incident at the moment.