July 29, 2014- An adult male was struck and killed in a pedestrian accident, in Kern County. The fatal pickup truck collision happened in Bakersfield, Tuesday, at about 6:42 AM.
A white pickup truck was westbound on Wilson Road, when for an unknown reason, it left the roadway at hit a pedestrian walking across Wilson Rd., near Edgemont Drive.
The impact of the crash sent the truck into the yard of a nearby home, at Westholme Boulevard.
The pedestrian died at the scene of the accident.
Officers reported that alcohol and drugs are not a factor in the collision.