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A man struck by a vehicle in East Bakersfield has died, California Highway Patrol reports

BPD: Saturday Collision Turns Fatal, One Man...
Posted at 8:55 PM, May 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-11 00:31:15-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A man has died after being struck by a vehicle in East Bakersfield Sunday evening.

According to the California Highway Patrol traffic page, the man was struck in the intersection of Fairfax Road and Eucalyptus Drive at about 8:35 p.m.

Roadways are shutdown in both directions of the intersection.

It is unclear whether the pedestrian was in a cross walk.

The vehicle that struck the pedestrian is still on scene.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.