Carrie Lopez Killed in DUI Crash at Calloway Drive and Tumwater Avenue in Bakersfield

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Carrie Lopez Killed in Bakersfield Car Accident at Calloway Drive and Tumwater Avenue

Carrie Lopez

Carrie Lopez Killed in DUI Crash at Calloway Drive and Tumwater Avenue in Bakersfield

Bakersfield, California (April 8, 2021) – Carrie Cuca Lopez, 43, of Bakersfield, has been identified as the woman who was killed in an alleged DUI car crash that happened on Tuesday night in northwest Bakersfield.

The fatal collision was reported at around 11:58 p.m. April 6, at the intersection of Calloway Drive and Tumwater Avenue, police said.

Lopez was driving an SUV northbound on Calloway Drive when her car was struck by another vehicle.

The paramedics responded to the crash and rushed Lopez to a local hospital with severe injuries. Sadly she later succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment.

The second driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The police said intoxication and speed appeared to have been a factor in the crash.

An investigation into the accident is underway.

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Vincent Kip is an experienced news writer and editor. He specializes in reporting traffic collisions that happen in Los Angeles and the entire State of California. He has written for a number of personal injury law firms in CA, including Pacific Attorney Group.