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CHP: At least one killed in crash near Wofford Heights

Posted at 6:39 AM, Dec 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-07 11:39:06-05

WOFFORD HEIGHTS, Calif. (KERO) — At least one person was killed after a crash Sunday night along Hwy. 155 near Wofford Heights.

According to the California highway incident page a multi-vehicle traffic incident was reported just before 9 p.m. Sunday. A pedestrian, later identified as Jon Robert Turner, 46, of Bakersfield, was declared dead at the scene, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.

Roads were closed while investigators were on scene.