Man Hurt in Bakersfield Hit-and-Run Scooter Accident at California Avenue
BAKERSFIELD, CA (May 21, 2021) — A man was injured in a hit-and-run scooter accident at California Avenue and King Street Tuesday evening.
According to the Bakersfield Police, the accident happened around 6:40 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found a man in the street with moderate to major injuries.
Under unclear circumstances, a driver in a light blue Nissan Versa had attempted a left-hand turn at the intersection. Subsequently, the driver collided with the man on the scooter but fled the scene.
At this time, detectives need witnesses’ help in identifying the driver of this four-door hatchback, light blue 2009-2012 Nissan Versa. If anyone has more information, please call Bakersfield Police Department Traffic Detail at 661-326-3967.
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