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Officials cite over 10 drivers during street racing operation

Posted at 3:41 PM, Jan 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-06 16:14:48-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.  — Officials say multiple drivers were cited during a street racing operation in various parts of Bakersfield on Friday.

Several Bakersfield police units conducted the operation between 8 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Saturday.

A Bakersfield Police Department press release showed that 14 drivers were pulled over, 11 were cited for charges including reckless driving and 1 vehicle was impounded.

The release also noted that BPD units will be conducting multiple street racing operations around town within the next several weeks.