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Gas station canopy collapses after crash in Central Bakersfield

Valero canopy collapses following crash
Canopy at gas station partially collapses
Posted at 7:52 PM, Jan 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-27 22:52:36-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A crash in Central Bakersfield caused some major damage at a gas station in Central Bakersfield.

The Bakersfield Police Department and the Bakersfield Fire Department responded to a crash in the area of Union Ave. near California Ave. around 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

When first responders arrived they found the canopy that covers the gas pumps at a Valero gas station partially collapsed.

It's unclear if anyone was injured. Traffic in the area is not impacted.

23ABC has reached out to the Bakersfield Police Department for more information, but has not heard back.