Man Killed in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Golden State Avenue near Chester Avenue
Bakersfield, California (November 14, 2017) – Gabriel Jesus Hidalgo, 25, was killed in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Bakersfield on Monday, November 13.
The pedestrian accident occurred on Golden State Avenue near Chester Avenue at about midnight.
Hidalgo was reportedly walking across the eastbound lanes of the road when he was hit by a vehicle operated by 41-year-old Ryan Forden.
It is unclear if the pedestrian was hospitalized prior to his death.
Meanwhile, officials confirmed that Forden turned himself into the police after initially fleeing the scene of the accident.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of Gabriel Jesus Hidalgo. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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