November 14, 2010–a 55 year old Bakersfield pedestrian was struck and killed by a truck yesterday evening at 5:30pm. He has been identified as Gary Macomber. The accident occurred on Unicorn just north of Orpheus Court.
This is an area of offices and commercial development. Issues to be investigated include the speed of the vehicle, whether a crosswalk was involved, whether uninsured motorist coverage may be available for the family of the decedent, whether alcohol may have been involved, etc. It may be a week or two before the police report is prepared. Please give us a call if you would like this matter investigated further./