Johnny Larumbe ID’d as Driver Killed in Bakersfield Crash on Stockdale Highway near Superior Road
Bakersfield, California (August 24, 2019) – The coroner’s officials have identified the driver who was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday, August 21, in Bakersfield as Johnny Edwin Nunez Larumbe, 22, of San Jose.
The fatal crash took place on Stockdale Highway, east of Superior Road.
CHP said Larumbe was driving a utility truck when he drifted into the opposite lane of traffic and collided with a big rig.
Larumbe was killed in the crash.
A passenger in the utility truck was taken to the hospital with major injuries. The big rig driver complained of pain.
The authorities are investigating the crash.