Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision on L Street

BAKERSFIELD, CA (September 19, 2022) – Early Friday morning, one woman was killed in a pedestrian crash on California Avenue.

The collision took place just after 5:15 a.m., at the intersection of California Avenue and L Street on August 19th.

Per reports, a female pedestrian attempted to cross California Avenue at a red light. As a result, she was struck by an oncoming vehicle that had the right of way on a green light.

Despite life-saving efforts, paramedics pronounced the woman dead on the scene. No other injuries were reported and it is still unknown if drugs or alcohol were contributing factors.

At this time, Bakersfield authorities are still investigating the crash and ask any witnesses to call their office at at 661-327-7111. Once available, further details will be provided to the public about the pedestrian crash on California Avenue.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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