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Pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run on Ming Avenue identified

Posted at 2:48 PM, Sep 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-13 17:48:51-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — A pedestrian killed in a Sept. 7th hit-and-run in the 4200 block of Ming Avenue has been identified.

Corina Bernal, 61, of Bakersfield, was hit by an SUV and taken to a hospital where she later died.

Bakersfield Police say officers responded to the area of Ming Avenue and Stine Road just after 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 7th.

BPD says the suspect vehicle is a 2020 orange or red Toyota C-HR SUV.