Central Valley Pedestrian Accident Lawyer John Rozier had the following report; On Saturday, December 10, 2016, a woman was killed in a car crash in east Bakersfield. The Kern County vehicle collision happened on Edison Highway, at about 11:00 PM.
61-year-old Nooruddin Merchant was walking in the roadway of Edison Highway, east of Mount Vernon Avenue.
An automobile, which was reported to have been going about 45 mph, was driving in the eastbound lane when it struck the victim.
Merchant suffered fatal injuries and was taken to Kern Medical Center. She died a short while later in the hospital.