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Bus driver pronounced dead after crash

CHP: Medical emergency suspected
Posted at 3:59 PM, Nov 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 15:16:43-05

A bus driver was pronounced dead after their bus crashed into a wall in East Bakersfield.

The crash happened near East Brundage Lane and SR-184. The driver was the only one onboard the charter bus at the time of the crash. 

CHP suspects the driver suffered a medical emergency, however they won't know officially until after an autopsy is performed. 

The crash did not affect traffic in the area.