Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Cottonwood Road [Bakersfield, CA]

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Female Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Collision near East Pacheco Road

BAKERSFIELD, CA (March 21, 2024) – Thursday evening, one woman was killed in a pedestrian accident on Cottonwood Road. 

Dispatchers received calls around 7:35 p.m., at the 4700 block of Cottonwood Road near East Pacheco Road.

Investigators say the driver of a northbound white pickup-truck hit a woman who was walking in an easterly direction. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the female pedestrian dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the involved driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Bakersfield Officials closed the north and southbound lanes of Cottonwood Road for clearing operations. 

Those with additional information regarding the fatal pedestrian accident are encouraged to contact the BPD at 661-327-7111. Once available, further details will be provided.


Our warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.


It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. 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 that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of the death of a loved one, but we can 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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