Accident: Seluster Lane was killed in a semi-truck accident on Highway 99 – The man who died in an automobile accident in Bakersfield early Tuesday morning has been named 77-year-old Seluster Lane of Redwood City.
According to pacificattorneygroup.com, The deadly incident happened around 4:44 a.m. on northbound Highway 99 near Merced Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A semi-truck rear-ended a vehicle that was stopped in the traffic lanes for unknown reasons. Lane was ejected from the vehicle when the crash forced it to the right shoulder. Lane was declared dead on the spot.
The semi-truck driver was unharmed in the accident. Drugs or alcohol do not appear to have played a role in this crash, according to authorities. There was no other information regarding the accident provided.