UPDATE: Man arrested in connection to Bicyclist listed in critical condition after hit-and-run

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Bakersfield police arrested Marco Alatorre, 23, on Saturday in connection to a bicycle traffic collision that left a man in critical condition.

According to BPD, Officers located a dark gray 2013 Dodge Charger Saturday night which was the vehicle that was involved in the incident.

Alatorre now faces felony charges for his involvement in the case.

November 4, 2019— Bakersfield Police are investigating a hit-and-run collision that left a bicyclist in critical condition.

Just before 10:45 p.m. Sunday night, officers responded to the 400 block of South P Street where they found a bicyclist injured in the road. The bicyclist, identified as an adult male, was taken to the hospital and is listed in critical condition.

The driver who struck the bicyclist fled the scene. There are no witnesses to the collision.

It is unknown if drugs or alcohol were involved.

A GoFundMe account has been set up for his recovery. You can click here to donate.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.

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