Suspect cited for reckless driving in single-car collision

Suspect cited for reckless driving in single-car collisionAn attempted traffic stop ended Tuesday evening when a motorist crashed through a brick wall around Sierra Breeze Mobile Home Estates at the corner of Saguaro Street and State Highway 178. A Kern County Sheriff’s Deputy reportedly attempted to stop the driver who was “driving recklessly,” when the driver made a sharp turn and crashed into the wall. The driver was transported to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital for minor injuries where she was cited for reckless driving. Personnel from California Highway Patrol, Kern County Fire Department and Liberty Ambulance also responded. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2020-10-09