64-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Bicycle Accident near S Street

BAKERSFIELD, CA (January 19, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, Arnulfo Lopez Rodriguez was killed in a bicycle crash on California Avenue.

The incident occurred around 12:28 p.m., near the intersection of California Avenue and S Street. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to reports, Rodriguez was riding his bicycle and collided with a vehicle under unknown circumstances. Upon officer’s arrival, they located the cyclist suffering from major injuries.

Due to the extent of his condition, 64-year-old Rodriguez died at the scene despite life-saving measures.

Meanwhile, the involved driver remained on site and cooperated with the investigators. At this time, Bakersfield Officials are still currently working to identify the reason behind the bicycle crash.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James offers their deepest condolences to the family and friends of Arnulfo Lopez Rodriguez.


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