Raymond Robinson Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Olive Drive [Bakersfield, CA]

Raymond Robinson Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Olive Drive [Bakersfield, CA]

Raymond Robinson Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Olive Drive [Bakersfield, CA]
Raymond Robinson Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Olive Drive [Bakersfield, CA]

68-Year-Old Man Hospitalized after Pedestrian Collision near Victor Street

BAKERSFIELD, CA (November 28, 2023) – Early Saturday evening, Raymond Robinson was hospitalized after a pedestrian crash on Olive Drive. 

The collision happened around 6:12 p.m., at the intersection of Olive Drive and Victor Street. 

According to reports, the driver of a 2008 Honda hit a man who was crossing the eastbound lanes of Olive while traveling 35 to 40 mph.

Investigators said the man was wearing dark clothing and the driver failed to avoid the victim. 

Responding medical personnel transported the pedestrian – 68-year-old Raymond Robinson – to Kern Medical for treatment. Robinson sustained significant injuries from the incident.

The involved driver, identified as 42-year-old April Nick, remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

Following preliminary duties, CHP does not suspect intoxication to be a factor in the incident. At around 7:18 a.m., Bakersfield Officials reopened the roadway. 

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re crossing the street, do so at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the personal injury and wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, we know what it takes to help you win your case. Our team understands what you are going through, and we are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call us at 1-800-900-0000 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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