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Six-year-old boy dies after car crash in Shafter

Posted at 9:19 AM, Feb 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-23 12:19:41-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif — California Highway Patrol officers have identified the six-year-old boy who died in a crash on Friday in Shafter.

Jaden Jimenez was a passenger of a vehicle that left the roadway and crashed, according to officials.

He was taken to Kern Medical where he later succumbed to his injuries.