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Victim Identified in Wheelchair Accident at California Avenue and Baker Street, in Bakersfield

Attorney John Rozier, Car Accident and Wrongful Death Lawyer, has the following report; On Friday, October 7, 2016, a wheelchair-bound man was killed in a vehicle crash in Bakersfield.  The hit-and-run truck collision happened on California Avenue, at about 6:30 AM.  The victim has been identified.

Victor Estrada Luna, 70, was crossing the street in his wheelchair, at the intersection of East California Avenue, and Baker Street.  As Luna headed north in the crosswalk, a light colored SUV or pickup truck hit him.

The vehicle did not stop upon collision.  Authorities are now trying to apprehend the hit-and-run driver.

Luna died at the scene of the accident.

Mr. Rozier is located in Visalia, north of Bakersfield, and would like to speak to the family of the accident victim. Please give him a call at 559-713-0150, or contact us online.