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Bakersfield Police investigating a vehicle versus pedestrian crash at Union Ave. & 18th Street

Posted at 7:07 PM, Dec 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-14 22:11:30-05

Bakersfield Police are on scene of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash. 

It happened around 6:45 p.m. at Union Avenue and 18th Street. 

The pedestrian reportedly has moderate injuries. 

Officers said the pedestrian was crossing the street, not in a crosswalk, when he was struck. 

Officers temporarily blocked westbound lanes of Union Avenue at 18th Street while they investigated. 

This is a breaking news story, 23ABC has a crew at the scene. Check back for updates.