October 28, 2011- A Bakersfield man was killed Friday night while crossing South Chester Avenue, just after 7 PM.
The CHP said that the pedestrian was crossing Chester Ave. near Ming Avenue and was walking outside the crosswalk. He was headed in a westerly direction, when he was hit by a pickup truck that was driving south on South Chester.
The man was taken to Kern Medical Center, were he died from his injuries.
The driver of the truck, Salvador Tinajero, was not injured and not charged.