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Oct 26, 2012 at 10:42 AM
Deputy John Swearengin's patrol car hit and killed two people in December in Oildale. Swearengin entered a "not guilty" plea Friday in a county courtroom.
Oct 26, 2012 at 2:51 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A Kern County deputy was arraigned Friday on two felony counts of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence.

Deputy John Swearengin's patrol car hit and killed two people in December in Oildale....
Oct 17, 2012 at 10:14 PM
Two victims killed in traffic accident had plans on being with family and friends that evening.
Oct 12, 2012 at 10:39 AM
A Kern County deputy will be criminally charged for allegedly killing two pedestrians with his patrol car in December.
Sep 28, 2012 at 6:17 PM
Deputy's statement reveals what caused crash
Sep 25, 2012 at 6:14 PM
The California Highway Patrol is recommending that a Kern County Sheriff's deputy be charged with vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence in the deaths of two pedestrians in Oildale.
Sep 25, 2012 at 10:26 AM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — After 9 months of investigating an accident in which a Kern County Sheriff's deputy hit and killed two pedestrians, the California Highway Patrol has turned over its findings to the Kern County District Attorney's...
Sep 24, 2012 at 11:06 PM
The case of a Sheriff's deputy involved in a fatal accident is now under review by the Kern County District Attorney's office.
Jan 11, 2012 at 12:50 PM

Two wrongful death claims have now been filed against Kern County in the wake of a sheriff's deputy crash in Oildale.

Deputy John Swearengin was en route Dec. 16 to a report of a stolen vehicle with a suspect on the scene when his...
Jan 11, 2012 at 12:47 PM
The attorney on Wednesday shared surveillance video that shows Swearengin's patrol car just before the crash, allegedly speeding without the use of its emergency lights and sirens.
Dec 19, 2011 at 5:46 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood gave his first public comment Monday on Friday night's fatal crash involving one of his deputies.

Deputy John Swearengin was en route to a report of a stolen...
Dec 19, 2011 at 5:40 PM
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood gave his first public comment Monday on Friday night's fatal crash involving one of his deputies.