BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A woman was struck and killed on Pacheco Road Friday morning.
Police were called out to the 2400 block of Pacheco Road at 8 a.m. regarding a person in the roadway.
Officers said Merry Cazares, 57, was crossing Pacheco Road northbound, when she was struck by a silver 1995 Honda Civic, traveling eastbound on Pacheco Road.
The woman died in the roadway.
At this point in the investigation, officers are unsure if drugs or alcohol played a role in this collision.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this collision is urged to contact Bakersfield Police at (661) 327-7111.