Car collides with oilfield truck
One person was killed Wednesday afternoon in a collision on Highway 33 south of Derby Acres.
A passenger vehicle collided with a hydrocrane, killing the driver of the car instantly.
The driver of the truck apparently escaped serious injury but was taken by ambulance, Kern County firefighters said.
The crash occurred at 3:43 p.m. in front of the entrance to the Aera North Midway offices.
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