UPDATE (6/8): The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Azucena Ramirez, 42, of Arvin.
UPDATE (6/3): CHP says the vehicle is described as a black four door sedan with front end damage and a broken windshield. It’s unknown if drugs or alcohol played a role. Anyone with information pertaining to this collision is asked to contact the California Highway Patrol Bakersfield office at 661-396-6600.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — CHP and Arvin police are investigating after a woman was found dead in the roadway on Sunset Boulevard in Arvin.
The incident was reported as a possible collision with a pedestrian just after 10 p.m. Wednesday at Sunset Boulevard near Campus Drive.
According to CHP’s Traffic Incident Information Page, one person reported seeing a vehicle swerve and then saw a body on the ground. It was not immediately clear if the person in the roadway was struck by a vehicle.
We will update this story as we learn more information.