Bicyclist Hit, Killed by Car on Wible Road near Planz Road [Bakersfield, CA]

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by Car on Wible Road near Planz Road [Bakersfield, CA]
Bicyclist Hit, Killed by Car on Wible Road near Planz Road [Bakersfield, CA]

Man Killed in Bakersfield Bike Crash on Wible Road

 
BAKERSFIELD, CA (November 16, 2023) — A bicyclist was hit and killed by a car on Wible Road near Planz Road.
 
According to Bakersfield Police Officers, the deadly bicycle crash happened around 2:59 p.m. Tuesday.
 
For an unknown reason, a driver in a sedan struck the bicyclist in the 3300 block of Wible Road. Soon after, officers responded to find the injured male cyclist on the road suffering from major injuries.
 
Paramedics responded moments later to assist the victim and transport him to a hospital where he passed away. As for the female driver of the sedan, she stayed and cooperated with police investigators who ruled out speed and intoxication as contributing factors.
 
At the time of the report, the Kern County Coroner’s Office did not release the victim’s name pending notification of family members.
 
If anyone has information on this deadly crash, please call Bakersfield Police at 661-327-7111.


Our sincere thoughts and sympathies are with the family and friends of the victim.


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