Bethany Ann Polhamus has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that occurred on July 30 in Bakersfield. Ms. Polhamus, age 40, was apparently on Union Avenue near the Jalisco Market at about 12:50 a.m when she was struck by a vehicle. The driver reportedly remained at the scene and first responders arrived, but the woman died at the scene. An investigation into the crash remains ongoing to determine responsibility for the tragic accident.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased during this difficult time.
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