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Coroner identifies victims of deadly Delano crash

Posted at 8:23 PM, Oct 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-11 23:23:49-04

The Kern County Coroner has identified two victims of a deadly crash that occurred in Delano on Tuesday.

25-year-old Serena Nicole Ferrel and 56-year-old Raul Hinojosa Sr. were in a vehicle that left the roadway and struck a tree. Ferrel was the operator of the vehicle, while Hinojosa Sr. was a passenger.

The crash occurred just before 5 p.m. on the Southbound 99, just south of Woollomes Avenue.

A postmortem examination will be performed on both victims to confirm the cause and manner of their deaths.