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Bakersfield police searching for driver in fatal hit-and-run

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Posted at 9:30 AM, May 29, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-01 02:11:11-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for the driver in a deadly crash.

Officers found a woman at the intersection of Alfred Harrell Hwy and the 178 suffering from major injuries after being hit by a pickup truck. She died at the scene of the crash.

Police say the driver ran away and that he was a Hispanic man.

If you have any information about the incident you can call BPD at (661) 327-7111.