1 Killed and 1 Injured in Fatal Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Harris Road
Bakersfield, California (December 7, 2017) – A 5-year-old girl was killed in a pedestrian accident, which left her grandmother injured, on Wednesday, December 6.
According to a local news source, the fatal auto-pedestrian accident occurred at about 1:20 p.m. on Harris Road.
According to a report by the Bakersfield Police, a motorist lost control of his vehicle and struck the two pedestrians before crashing into a wall.
The two sustained serious injuries and were rushed to a local hospital for treatment. Sadly, the girl succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment.
The grandmother was listed in critical condition.
The identities of the two were not revealed.
No information regarding the motorist was provided.
An investigation into the collision is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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