Pedestrian Dead, Eliseo Martinez Arrested in Alleged DUI Crash on Edison Highway near California Avenue [Bakersfield, CA]


Pedestrian Dead, Eliseo Martinez Arrested in Alleged DUI Crash on Edison Highway near California Avenue [Bakersfield, CA]
Pedestrian Dead, Eliseo Martinez Arrested in Alleged DUI Crash on Edison Highway near California Avenue [Bakersfield, CA]Pedestrian Dead, Eliseo Martinez Arrested in Alleged DUI Crash on Edison Highway near California Avenue [Bakersfield, CA]

Pedestrian Killed, Eliseo Martinez Arrested in Bakersfield Collision

 
BAKERSFIELD, CA (February 13, 2019) – CHP officers arrested a man after an alleged DUI hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian on Monday, February 11.
 
The accident occurred on Edison Highway, east of East California Avenue shortly after 7 p.m.
 
According to CHP, the victim was outside of a crosswalk and was in the number 2 lane when struck by the motorist. The driver was moving westbound at about 40 to 50 mph in a Mercury Grand Marquis.
 
The initial investigation by CHP determined that Martinez drove away immediately after the collision but then returned to the scene a short time after. The pedestrian died at the scene and the driver was not injured.
 
CHP later conducted a DUI investigation on the male driver and he was arrested for DUI. He was later identified as 28-year-old Eliseo Martinez, of Bakersfield.
 
The pedestrian’s identity was not immediately determined.


Sweet Law offers our heartfelt condolences and sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased victim. Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time.


Trust the experienced wrongful death lawyers at Sweet Law group when dealing with a hit-and-run incident. We understand what you and your family are going through and are here to help. With over 40 years of experience in the legal field, our team knows what it takes to win your case. We have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury, wrongful death, disability, and car accidents. Call us at (800) 203-3061 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, we are also available through email, text message, and online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
 

 

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