BAKERSFIELD, CA (July 11, 2020) – 34-year-old Gabrielle Bay Delong was killed, and 23-year-old Juliet Parrilla was seriously injured in a collision on Melcher Road.
The deadly crash happened around 11 p.m., at the intersection of Melcher Road and Pond Road, according to California Highway Patrol. For reasons unknown, Parrilla did not come to a complete stop and instead collided with a Ford Fusion, being driven by Delong.
Delong was pronounced dead at the scene. Parrilla sustained serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital.
CHP do not believe drugs or alcohol were factors in the fatal wreck.