Woman Struck and Killed in Pedestrian Crash on 700-Block of Union Avenue
Bakersfield, CA (July 30, 2020) — On Thursday, a woman was struck and killed in a pedestrian crash on 700 Block of Union Avenue.
Authorities said the fatal incident happened at around 12:49 AM. A woman was crossing the street when she was hit by a driver traveling southbound on Union Avenue.
Police pronounced the woman dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, police said drugs and alcohol were not a factor in the crash. They are still investigating the crash to see if speed was a factor.
Sweet Lawyers express their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. May you find strength during this painful time.
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