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Hit and run crash leaves one in critical condition the other with injuries

Police LIghts (FILE)
Posted at 7:46 AM, Sep 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-13 13:22:05-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A hit-and-run crash on Saturday night landed a motorcycle rider and his passenger in the hospital with moderate to major injuries.

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, the hit-and-run collision happened at the intersection of Gosford Road and South Laurel Glen Boulevard at 10:30 p.m.

Police said they found the motorcycle rider suffering from moderate to major injuries and he was taken to a hospital where he's listed in critical condition.

The female passenger sustained moderate injuries.

Police said the passengers from the involved-vehicle fled on foot, but that person was later detained.

The driver of the suspect vehicle still remains at large.

Bpd said they believe that alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Anyone with information on the suspect or this incident call BPD 661-327-7111.