BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Police are investigating a reported hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian dead late Sunday night.
Officers were called to the area of East California Avenue and Baker Street at around 10:45 p.m. for a report of someone struck by a vehicle. One person was found in the roadway and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses told police a vehicle fled from the scene following the crash, but a description of the suspect vehicle was not immediately available.
We will update this story as we learn more information.