Car-To-Car Shooting In North Bakersfield

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a car-to-car shooting in the northbound lanes of highway 99 north of 7th Standard Road.

It happened Friday morning when northbound driver was shot at around 5:40 a.m..

There were no reported injuries.

The shooting prompted a full closure of the northbound lanes for almost five hours.

Traffic was backed up for approximately six miles.

Officers say there is no suspect information at this time.

Posted by Jeff Lemucchi