Man Killed in Bakersfield Bicycle Accident on Kentucky Street Saturday
Bakersfield, California (September 9, 2019) – A bicyclist was struck and killed by two vehicles Saturday night in Bakersfield, according to a local news report.
The deadly bicycle accident occurred in the 1000 block of Kentucky Street Saturday, September 7.
As per the local news report, the bicyclist, only identified as an adult male, was riding his bike on Kentucky Street when he was hit by a vehicle. The bicyclist was then struck by a second vehicle while down on the roadway.
The rider sustained severe injuries and died at the scene of the accident. The name of the victim has not been disclosed pending notification of family.
The driver of the second vehicle stopped at the scene and cooperated with the law enforcement officers. The driver of the first vehicle did not stop to render aid and fled the scene.
An investigation into the crash is underway. Anyone with information regarding this accident is urged to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.