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Coroner ID's January vehicle versus pedestrian victim

Posted at 10:40 PM, Apr 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-13 01:40:14-04

The Kern County coroner has identified the man who was killed in a vehicle versus pedestrian crash on Jan. 23rd in Bakersfield. 

28-year-old Christopher Ray Sierra was transported to Kern Medical after the accident and died of his injuries on Feb. 2nd. 

The accident took place in the 1000 block of Chester Ave. 

Sierra's cause of death was traumatic brain injury and his manner was accident, according to the coroner.