Woman Killed, Man Injured in Head-On Collision on Highway 65 at Highway 155 in Delano
Delano, California (June 16, 2021) – A woman was killed in a car crash on Highway 65 near Delano in Kern County on Tuesday evening.
At about 3:57 p.m. on June 15, the California Highway Patrol was notified of a collision on Highway 65 at Highway 155.
The officers who responded to the incident determined that a gray Honda Accord was traveling southbound on Highway 65 when it drifted into the northbound lane and collided head-on with a 2021 Nissan driven by a 31-year-old Porterville woman.
1 Killed and 1 Injured in Highway 65 Car Crash in Delano, Kern County
The Honda came to rest facing southbound along the northbound lanes.
The Nissan stopped in a dirt field near the roadway. The unidentified female driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The Lamont man who was driving the Honda was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated by the firefighters. The man was transported to an area hospital with major injuries.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.
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