Suspect arrested in Southwest Bakersfield hit and run accident

Posted at 10:32 PM, Feb 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-10 05:41:03-05

Update: A suspect is now in custody this morning after he turned himself into the police following a hit and run accident in Southwest Bakersfield

A hit and run accident was reported around 3:45 p.m. on Panama Lane and Akres Road in Southwest Bakersfield.

The accident was a car versus a motorcycle. The motorcyclist suffered moderate to major injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Doctors say the victim is expected to survive. 

The identity of the suspect and victim have not been released.