GoFundMe account set up for family of 13-year-old struck, killed by truck in East Bakersfield

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A GoFundMe account has been set up to help the family of a 13-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a truck in East Bakersfield.

The 13-year-old was identified as Alejandro Vargas Jr.

He was hit at about 7 p.m. on Niles Street at Park Drive on June 30, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Family described Vargas as an outgoing, confident kid. He was also viewed as a father figure to his younger siblings.

You can donate to it using this link.

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