BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Coroner's office released the official cause of death for 39-year-old Shayla Wingle, the woman who went missing on her way to Whiskey Flat Days in February.
Officials say her death was ruled an accident and the cause was hypothermia and environmental exposure in addition to methamphetamine and other drug intoxication.
The Kern County Coroner has identified the victim of a traffic fatality in Buttonwillow early Monday, October 15.
Three wildfires have been burning slowly over the past couple weeks in the Giant Sequoia National Monument, Sequoia National Forest.
There was a fire in the park at Olive Park East in Northwest Bakersfield, Tuesday afternoon.
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for assistance identifying a suspect wanted for carjacking.