April 14, 2014- A motorcyclist involved in a hit-and-run vehicle accident, sustained major injuries, in Kern County on Monday. The crash happened in Bakersfield, in the afternoon.
The driver of a van ran a stop sign at Miller Street and the intersection of East Truxtun Avenue. The van collided with a motorcycle driven by a 90 year old man. The impact of the collision, sent the motorcyclist to the hospital with serious injuries, including his left leg severed.
The van fled the scene of the accident, after hitting the rider of the bike. Officers are still trying to find the driver of the van.