Victim of Gardner Field Road crash identified

Taft Midway Driller
Taft Police Department.

The Kern County Coroner has identified the Maricopa man killed in a crash on Gardner Field Road Tuesday evening as Jorge Luis Velasco Hernandez, 25.

Hernandez was ejected when his Toyota Camry overturned just east of Gas Company Road at 6:56 p.m.

Taft Police are investigating the accident.