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BPD, CHP: 4 arrested, 13 cars impounded in street racing operation

13 vehicles also impounded, 39 drivers cited
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Posted at 8:43 AM, Apr 04, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-04 13:40:25-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Bakersfield Police Department and California Highway Patrol made four arrests and impounded 13 vehicles Saturday during a joint “Street Racing Enforcement Operation” in the Bakersfield area.

The operation was between 6:30 p.m. and 2 a.m.

In addition to the arrests and vehicles impounded, 39 citations were issued. Two of the arrests were for DUI drivers.

Anyone with information regarding street racing or reckless driving should call BPD at 327-7111.