San Joaquin Valley Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Lawyer John Rozier has the following report; On Sunday, October 9, 2016, a pedestrian accident ended in fatality, in Bakersfield. The Kern County automobile collision occurred on Flower Street, at about 7:25 PM.
53-year-old Jose Jesus Cordero was walking southbound across Flower Street, near Robinson Street. A 2001 Lincoln, driven by Mitchel Virgil, 35, hit the pedestrian.
Cordero suffered fatal injuries. He was taken by ambulance to Kern Medical Center, where he died from his wounds.
Officers reported that the victim was under the influence of alcohol when the incident happened.