Woman severely injured after being struck by vehicle in East Bakersfield

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A woman was taken to the hospital with major injuries after she was struck by a car Tuesday night in East Bakersfield.

Bakersfield police said the woman was riding a bike northbound in the 200 block of Baker Street at around 9:20 p.m. when she was hit by a car driving southbound. She is listed in critical condition.

Another bicyclist who was with the woman was not hit.

The driver remained at the accident and was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol, according to police.

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

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