1 Person Wounded in Pedestrian Crash on Chester Avenue in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (September 21, 2023) — One person was injured in a pedestrian accident on Chester Avenue at 4th Street.
According to Bakersfield Police officers, the pedestrian accident occurred around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday. Under unclear circumstances, a driver struck one person in the roadway.
The driver stayed at the scene and waited for the authorities to arrive. As for the victim, he or she suffered moderate injuries in the crash.
Police officers did not provide an explanation or details on the preceding events. However, we will update this report once we receive more information.
A few top ways to avoid a pedestrian accident include increasing your visibility, abiding by traffic signals and crossing only at crosswalks. Drivers also have a responsibility to drive carefully. Keep your eyes moving and slow down.
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