Kyle Schwegel, 72-Year-Old Jesus Rodriguez Identified in Kern County Car Crash on Highway 65
KERN COUNTY, CA (January 3, 2022) – Officers identified 28-year-old Kyle Schwegel and 72-year-old Jesus Rodriguez as two of the victims who suffered injuries in a crash on Highway 65 on December 20.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at James Road around. Based on a report, Schwegel was driving a Dodge Ram heading south on the highway prior to the crash.
As he began making a left turn at the intersection, he collided with a Chevrolet Silverado driven by 40-year-old Jimmy Parham of Porterville. Then, the Silverado to hit Rodriguez’s Toyota Sienna.
As a result, Schwegel and Rodriguez both sustained minor injuries. Crews took them to Kern Medical for treatment. Both men are from Bakersfield. In addition, a 3-year-old child who was not secured in the Silverado ejected out of the window. The toddler suffered a broken rib.
Drugs and alcohol were not a factor in the crash. As of now, the crash remains under investigation.
Speeding often leads to a crash. Thus, manage your speed and follow limits when driving on the road. In addition, follow safety precautions at all times.
Injuries in accidents deserve compensation. If you have been hurt in a crash, you can count on The Alpha Accident Lawyers to help you with your case. We work hard day and night to ensure that victims of accidents receive the compensation they rightfully deserve. Each of our clients receives personal legal advice tailored to his or her specific case. We will work with you personally, one-on-one, to better understand your situation. We will win back what was taken from you. Call us today at (800) 544-2696 to schedule your FREE consultation. You can also request a copy of the police report here.