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Coroner identifies pedestrian struck by vehicle on Saturday

Slide Public Safety

The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the victim of a fatal pedestrian collision at South Real Road and Apache Avenue on Saturday.

The Coroner's Office said Xavier Spain Kennedy, 40, of Bakersfield, was struck by a vehicle at around 9:50 p.m. His time of death was listed as 10:16 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.

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