Man struck, killed on Hwy 99
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed on Highway 99.
The collision happened late Monday night in the northbound lanes near Merle Haggard Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The pedestrian, identified by the CHP as 36-year-old Ruben Quevedo Jr., of Delano, was reportedly running westbound across the freeway when he was hit by a Dodge traveling 70-75 mph.