5-year-old girl dies after she, grandmother hit by car
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A 5-year-old girl was killed, and her grandmother is hospitalized in critical condition after they were hit by a car Wednesday.
The collision happened around 1:20 p.m. on Harris Road near Ashe. The driver lost control of her car and hit the pedestrians on the sidewalk before crashing into a wall, police said.
The coroner's office on Thursday morning identified the child as Emily Guillen-Casillas.
The driver was transported to a hospital for treatment of a medical condition.
Anyone with information helpful to the investigation into this crash is asked to call police at (661) 327-7111.