One man severely injured after Southwest Bakersfield vehicle versus pedestrian accident

Posted at 10:59 PM, Feb 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-22 01:59:29-05

A man is suffering from life threatening injuries after a vehicle versus pedestrian accident in Southwest Bakersfield Tuesday night.

The incident happened around 8:15 p.m. in the intersection of Wilson Road and Westminster Drive.

The adult male victim was taken to the hospital.

According to BPD, the male subject crossed the road outside of the crosswalk northbound when he was hit by a westbound vehicle.

The driver remained at the scene.

Drugs, alcohol, and speed do not appear to be a factor.

Anyone with information is asked to call BPD at 661-327-7111.