Eleazar Rivera Mejia Killed in Car Accident at Comanche Drive and Hermosa Road in Bakersfield
Bakersfield, California (October 19, 2021) – A man was killed in a head-on collision in Bakersfield on Saturday evening, October 16.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at about 7 p.m. at Comanche Drive and Hermosa Road.
32-year-old Eleazar Rivera Mejia was driving a car southbound on Comanche Road when he veered into the northbound lanes and collided head-on with a semi-truck.
Mejia was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by the Kern County Coroner’s Office.
The truck driver was unhurt.
The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.
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