One man was killed and a second person critically injured when a motorcycle and truck collided at Highway 33 and Wood Street Monday morning.
Few details were immediately available.
One victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which was reported at 10:39 a.m.
The second victim was rushed to Taft Airport to be flown to Kern Medical Center by air ambulance
The roadway is blocked but traffic on Highway 33 is getting through with delays.
Check Taftmidwaydriller.com for more details as information becomes available.