UPDATE (Jan. 17, 2017, 9:30 a.m.): A Kern County Sheriff's vehicle was involved in an accident at H Street and 23rd Street.
Traffic is backed up on 23rd Street with only one eastbound lane open.
Bakersfield police are on the scene of a crash in Central Bakersfield.
The incident occurred near 23rd and H Streets and traffic is down to one lane.
At least one person is being transported for minor injuries.