Barbara Ann Moorhouse dies in fatal Bakersfiled bicycle-car crash – Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Bakersfiled bicycle-car crash death of Barbara Ann Moorhouse – Obituary

60-year-old Barbara Ann Moorhouse has died in a fatal Bakersfiled bicycle-car crash that occurred on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. It happened in the 6601 block of Eucalyptus Drive when Barbara rode into the path of a Honda Civic.

According to official reports, Barbara was riding her bicycle when she crossed Eucalyptus at the same time as a Honda Civic was passing. The vehicle struck her, leaving her with severe injuries to which she succumbed.

The driver of the Honda that struck Barbara remained at the scene and waited for law enforcement to arrive.

The accident remains under investigation.

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The Kern County Coroner’s Office identified the bicyclist who died in a crash on Tuesday as 60-year-old Bakersfield resident Barbara Ann Moorhouse.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A bicyclist died Tuesday in a crash on Eucalyptus Drive in southeast Bakersfield, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The collision happened around 5:48 p.m. in the 6601 block of Eucalyptus Drive, just east of Fairfax Road. CHP said for unknown reasons a woman riding the bicycle crossed the street in front of a blue Honda Civic and was hit. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver stayed on the scene until police arrived, according to CHP.

CHP said the driver was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol. This investigation is ongoing.