A man in wheelchair is being treated at a hospital after he was hit by a car while crossing the street Thursday evening in Central Bakersfield.
The collision happened at about 6 p.m. In the 1000 block of Chester Avenue north of 10th Street according to police.
Police said the 29-year-old man in the wheelchair was outside of the crosswalk when he was hit and was taken to a local hospital in serious condition.
Investigators said the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and alcohol and drugs do not appear to be involved in the collision.