Driver injured in vehicular collision

Photo by Laura Austin

A head-on collision on China Lake Boulevard near South Norma Street is attended by the Kern County Fire Department and Liberty Ambulance paramedics. According to reports, Cleland Ghormley, 59, driving a Plymouth Neon, was struck by Edward Marquez, 40, driving a Toyota pickup. The pickup rolled into a depression near the roadway, and both vehicles sustained major front-end damage. Ghormley apparently suffered multiple injuries and was taken to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital.

Story First Published: 2013-06-12