A two-car crash near the corner of Tucker Road and Valley Boulevard sent four people to the hospital with an unknown injuries around 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Tehachapi Police Department and Kern County Fire Department responded to the scene. Sergeant Kevin Paillie directed traffic while the scene was cleared.
He said witnesses reported that the first vehicle, a white Plymouth, was making a lefthand turn from Conway Avenue onto Tucker Road when a southbound beige Honda Accord hit it.
Three of the people were extracated from the vehicles by firefighters, then all four were transported by Hall Ambulance to Tehachapi Hospital, Paille said.
The wreckage was cleared in less than two hours.