Car overturns near Fellows Monday night
A Taft man as killed Monday night in a single-vehicle accident on Highway 33 near Fellows.
According to a California Highway Patrol news release, the driver, a 21-year-old whose name has not been released by the Kern County Coroner, was southbound on Highway 33 north of Midway Road sometime after 10 p.m. when he made an "unsafe turning movement" in his 2013 Honda and crossed into the northbound lanes and onto the dirt shoulder, striking a dirt culvert causing the car to overturn.
The victim was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected, the CHP said.
He died at the scene.