TYPE OF EVENT: Fatal Traffic Collision.
LOCATION: 800 N. China Lake Blvd.
On 02/23/17, at approximately 2105 hours, Ridgecrest Police Department Officers responded to the 800 block of N. China Lake Blvd. regarding a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident. Upon arrival, the Officers located an unconscious male subject laying in the roadway. Medical aid was rendered to the subject however he succumb to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.
Personnel from the Kern County Coroner Office arrived on scene and transported the deceased to Bakersfield. At this time the identity of the deceased is being withheld pending positive identification and notification to the family.
RONALD N. STRAND, Chief of Police
PREPARED BY: Sgt. N. Lloyd.