Driver hurt when pickup overturns on Church Street

Staff Writer
Taft Midway Driller
Pickup at rear overturned after striking car.

A man went to the hospital after a pickup overturned on the 400 block of Church Street Saturday afternoon.

Law enforcement officers and firefighters said the victim was driving north on Church when a Dodge Charger in front of him slowed for a car pulling out. The man's Toyota Tacoma clipped the left rear of the Charger and landed on it side.

The driver of the Charger was not injured.

The pickup's driver was taken to Bakersfield by Hall Ambulance.

Firefighters stand by injured driver after accident