A 90-year-old motorcyclist suffered major injuries Monday after being struck by a van that witnesses say ran a stop sign in a crash that occurred east of Beale Avenue and north of East California Avenue.
A probation search by sheriff's deputies Friday night resulted in the arrest of three men and the seizure of more than a quarter pound of methamphetamine.
A nearly 2-month-old infant was found dead Sunday morning in a home northeast of downtown.
A shooting early Sunday in front of a downtown bar left one man wounded and a second under arrest.
More than a quarter pound of methamphetamine turned up in a probation-related search Friday night in the 900 block of Richmond Street, resulting in three arrests, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.
A man suffered a gunshot wound at Stiern Park shortly before midnight Friday, Bakersfield Police reported.
Four motorists, one of them from Bakersfield, were killed Saturday morning when a vehicle traveling west on Highway 58 crossed into eastbound lanes and collided with another vehicle just west of Fairfax Road, the California Highway Patrol reported.
A Bakersfield teenager died after a truck he was a passenger in rolled onto its side in an off-road dirt area south of Round Mountain Road and east of Amaya Court late Friday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Both directions of Highway 99 have reopened after a tanker truck overturned at Highway 65 at about 4:51 a.m. today.
A pair of major crashes, including one that reportedly claimed the lives of four people, has tied up highways 99, 58 and 65 on Saturday morning.
The Bakersfield man killed by a train Thursday morning behind the Tower Motel & Apartments north of downtown has been identified as 50-year-old Paul White.
A Bakersfield man Thursday was accused of attacking a police officer who tried to stop him from allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.
A Kern County Sheriff's Office Incident Review Board determined Friday the two deputies involved in the March 26 shooting of a man in Oildale were within the bounds of their authority when they killed Christopher McDaniel.