Teenage Boy Hurt in Motorcycle, Car Crash at Bakersfield Intersection
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (March 26, 2020) — A 17-year-old boy riding a pocket motorcycle was hospitalized Thursday after being struck by a car in southeast Bakersfield.
The 3:15 p.m. collision took place at the intersection of Berkshire Road and Monitor Street, Bakersfield Police said.
The teenager was riding a miniature motorcycle southbound on Monitor Street when a car traveling westbound on Berkshire Road hit him.
The collision caused moderate to major injuries to the juvenile who was not wearing a helmet.
Paramedics transported him to local hospital where the boy is listed in critical condition.
Meanwhile, the woman driving the car stopped and cooperated with Bakersfield police and their investigation. The woman had complaints of pain and was also taken to the hospital.
Police do not suspect drugs, alcohol, or speed were factors contributing to the crash.
Witnesses are asked to contact Bakersfield Police at (661) 327-7111.
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