UPDATE: BPD looking for vehicle involved in hit-and-run near Cal State Bakersfield

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UPDATE (July 28): The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s help in looking for the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run near Cal State Bakersfield.

The hit-and-run vehicle is a 2013-19 gray Nissan Sentra with rear tinted windows. It has very minor driver-side damage.

After the collision, BPD said the suspect vehicle turned into the bike path parking area across from CSUB at Stockdale Highway & Don Hart Drive. It fled the scene thereafter.

A silver sedan previously sought was directly behind the collision and not involved.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Officer Ott at 326-3967, BPD at 327-7111, or Kern County Secret Witness at 322-4040.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A woman died in a crash involving three vehicles near Cal State Bakersfield where one vehicle ended up on top of another one, according to police.

Officers were called to Stockdale Highway and Don Hart Drive at about 1:09 p.m. to an injury crash and found a woman had died at the scene. Police said one of the vehicles in the crash fled the scene.

It’s unknown if drugs or alcohol were involved, and the area is expected to remain closed to traffic until 7 p.m., police said.

Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.

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