Woman Dies in Pedestrian Crash on Panama Lane in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (August 15, 2022) — A woman died in a pedestrian accident on Panama Lane near Highway 99 on Thursday.
According to the Bakersfield Police, the fatal pedestrian accident occurred around 11:00 p.m. Under unclear circumstances, a driver struck a woman who was walking in the 2300 block of East Panama Lane.
Shortly after, police and paramedics responded to the scene, but the woman died moments later. The coroner’s office has yet to release the victim’s name pending notification of next of kin.
At this time, authorities have not confirmed the precise events that took place before the accident. However, they have ruled out speed and alcohol as possible contributors.
If anyone has more information on this crash, please call the Bakersfield Police at 661-327-7111.
Our deepest thoughts and sympathies go out to the family and friends of the victim.
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