2 people hospitalized after being struck by car in Central Bakersfield


A woman pushing a man in a wheelchair were both hospitalized after they were hit by a car in Central Bakersfield. 

Police said the collision happened just before 7 p.m. at the intersection of H and 1st streets.

The woman and man were crossing the street when a driver in a car traveling southbound on H Street couldn’t stop in time, hitting the man and the woman.

Police said the two people hit suffered moderate to major injuries.

The driver and another passenger in the car were not injured and cooperated with investigators.

Police have not determined who may be at fault in the collision but are still investigating.

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