Police: Pedestrian dead in central Bakersfield crash

Police: Pedestrian dead in central Bakersfield crash »Play Video
A wrecked SUV is seen Monday, April 29, 2013, in the area of Union Avenue and 9th Street in Bakersfield, Calif., following a crash with a pedestrian. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Johnny Guillen)

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A pedestrian died Monday after he was hit by an SUV in central Bakersfield.

The crash happened around 9 a.m. when 63-year-old Timothy Walker was crossing Union Avenue near 9th Street. Police said the pedestrian was outside a marked crosswalk at the time.

This was the third of four crashes involving pedestrians since Friday.

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