BPD car involved in accident in Central Bakersfield near Truxtun Avenue

Posted at 11:02 AM, Apr 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-20 16:36:37-04

UPDATE (April 20, 2017 1:30 p.m.): A BPD vehicle occupied by two officers were traveling eastbound on Truxtun Avenue. The patrol vehicle entered the intersection of Chester Avenue on a green light when they were hit by a motorist traveling southbound on Chester.

The motorist who hit the patrol vehicle entered the intersection on a red light.

The two officers were uninjured and the other motorist had minor injuries.


A Bakersfield police car was involved in an accident on Truxtun Avenue and Chester Avenue in Central Bakersfield Wednesday morning.

Injuries are unknown.

23ABC will continue to update this story as we learn more.