Altagracia Gutierrez & Miguel Angel Irigoyen Killed, Multiple Hurt in Accident in Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield, CA -- Two people, Altagracia Gutierrez and Miguel Angel Irigoyen, were killed and several people were hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 99 in Bakersfield, CA Saturday, December 31, 2016.
The details of the crash are unclear, but reports claim up to 20 vehicles were involved. 35-year-old Gutierrez and 50-year-old Miguel Irigoyen were both killed at the scene of the incident. The deadly crash left a large portion of the highway closed for several hours. The 9 a.m. crash also left several injuries in its wake.
The early media reports left no more information regarding the deadly incident.
The official investigation is ongoing and may provide important information as it unfolds.