Pedestrian Dies in Hospital Days After Crash
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (May 4, 2023) – Teresa Lynn Craig, 63, died at the hospital several days after a Bakersfield pedestrian accident on Shepard Street.
The mother of four adult children lost her fight for life days after a motorist hit her at 10:25 a.m. on Saturday, April 8th.
A driver reportedly struck the woman as she crossed Shepard Street mid-block near District Boulevard, according to The Bakersfield Californian and Kern Golden Empire. Meanwhile, a southbound vehicle hit Teresa Lynn Craig in the 4500 block of Shepard Street.
Woman Hit By Car on Shepard Street
Firefighters and paramedics responded and located the injured woman in the roadway. The patient sustained life-threatening injuries as a result of the accident.
Medical personnel then rushed the pedestrian to a hospital and listed them in critical condition.
Meanwhile, police added that the driver stopped and stayed at the site following the incident. Officers forced a stretch of Shepard Street to shut down for a time after the collision.
The cause of the Bakersfield pedestrian crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information can call the police at 661-327-7111.
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Sources: The Bakersfield Californian and Kern Golden Empire
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