Deadly hit and run in South Bakersfield

Posted at 12:59 AM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 03:59:16-04

One person is dead after being hit while crossing the roadway in South Bakersfield. 

It all happened on Fairview Road near South Union around 9:45 PM Sunday.

Officers say they found a man dead on the side of the road.

They believe a pick-up truck was traveling westbound on Fairview and hit him.

The driver fled the scene.

The pick-up was described as a dark colored GMC or Chevy full size pickup.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact police.