Slide Public Safety

The Kern County coroner’s office identified a 23-year-old Bakersfield driver who died in a three-vehicle collision on Union Avenue.

Brandon Jeremy Latronica Jr. died May 18 at Kern Medical after he was taken there from Union Avenue and East 18th Street. He was in the collision at 10:04 a.m. and died at 2:43 p.m. that same day.