Ryan Walker Killed in Dirt Bike Accident on Olive Drive [Oildale, CA]
30-Year-Old Man Dies in Collision near Roberts Lane in Oildale
OILDALE, CA (February 19, 2021) – Tuesday night, 30-year-old Ryan Walker of Bakersfield, was killed in a dirt bike accident on Olive Drive, near Roberts Lane.
Officers first arrived to the scene around 8:27 p.m., after receiving multiple dispatch calls.
Walker was heading westbound in his Honda dirt bike. Meanwhile, a driver in a Chevy SUV began making a left-hand turn into an AMPM parking lot entrance.
There, Walker struck the right passenger door of the Chevy SUV. Due to the impact, Walker was ejected off of his dirt bike.
According to reports, Walker suffered critical injuries upon the impact of the collision.
Paramedics quickly transported Walker to Kern Medical Center for further treatment. Despite life-saving efforts, he succumbed to his injuries and was later pronounced dead.
Officers closed the westbound lanes of Olive Drive from Roberts Lane for nearly an hour and a half to investigate.
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