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One person dead after being hit by a vehicle on Highway 395

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Posted at 7:53 PM, Mar 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 13:46:23-05

A female pedestrian was killed Wednesday night after being hit by a vehicle on Highway 395 near Ridgecrest.

The 36-year-old driver was driving a tractor southbound just before 8 p.m. when a 23-year-old walking south stepped out in front of the vehicle.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Highway 395 was closed in both directions a Bowman Road near Ridgecrest following the crash while CHP investigated.