21-Year-Old Man Killed in Crash on Rosedale Highway
A Bakersfield resident ID’d as Christopher Ulloa, 21, died in a crash on Friday afternoon.
Ulloa Jr. was in a vehicle that collided with another for unknown reasons.
The collision occurred at the intersection of Rosedale Highway and Cannon Street at around 4:30 p.m.
Due to the impact, a Ford pickup truck that was involved rolled over.
Sadly, Ulloa Jr. died at the scene of the crash. It is unclear if others were injured from the collision.
CHP also issued a closure of a portion of the highway for a period of time following the accident.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Christopher Ulloa Jr.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
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