A man who died after being shot while driving a vehicle in southwest Bakersfield has been identified.

James John Kulstad II, 38, was shot at about 1:17 a.m. Sunday in the 5700 block of Sandstone Lane, according to the coroner's office. He died at the scene.

Police said Kulstad's vehicle collided with a trailer.

The vehicle of the possible suspect has been described a newer, silver sedan. 

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspect, is asked to call Detective Garrett at 326-3504 or the BPD at 327-7111.

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