Pedestrian killed in Oildale crash on Friday

Pedestrian Safety

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man died after being hit by a car in Oildale on Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash happened at about 8:40 p.m. near the corner of Airport Drive and Olive Drive. CHP says the man was crouched down in the road when he was hit. The agency says a woman was driving south on Airport Drive when she says she saw something in the road. She tried to stop in time but hit the man. He died at the scene.

The man’s identity has not been released. CHP says the woman will not face charges.

This is the 31st pedestrian fatality this year.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More Local News