BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- A man who was hit by a car while crossing Wible Road from the Valley Plaza mall Friday night died early Saturday at a hospital from his injuries.
According to Bakersfield police, the preliminary investigation suggests 63-year-old Robert Ross was crossing east to west in the 2100 block of Wible Rd. when he was struck by a southbound Hyundai sedan. The accident happened just after 9 p.m. Investigators said the sedan's driver was not injured, and was released from the scene after she was questioned and found not to be impaired.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is encouraged to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.