BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A person was injured after being hit by a car in southwest Bakersfield on Monday night. 

The Bakersfield Police Department said at around 9 p.m., officers were sent to the area of Stockdale Highway near the Fairway Drive intersection. The officers located the injured person, who was taken to a local hospital for treatment. 

The extent of the person’s injuries is not known at this time. This story will be updated once more information becomes available.