One person killed as vehicle overturned into field just west of Highway 43
The California Highway Patrol and Kern County Fire Department are on the scene of a fatal accident on Highway 119 west of Highway 43.
A vehicle apparently rolled over and came to rest in a field on the north side of the roadway.
The CHP website said there is a single person dead at the scene.
The crash was reported at 6:12 p.m.
The victim was pronounced at 6:34 p.m. and the coroner was requested.
It is on Highway 119 approximately 1.5 miles west of Highway 43.
Traffic may be blocked or slowed for a time by emergency vehicles.
Check taftmidwaydriller.com on Monday for updates as more information becomes available.