Bilal Damissi Chaka fatally struck by a train in Bakersfield

By | December 8, 2021

Bilal Damissi Chaka Death – Cause of Death – Bilal Damissi Chaka, 57, from Inglewood was identified as the pedestrian killed in a crash on the 23rd of November 2021. The identity of the victim was released to the public by the Kern County coroner. According to police reports, Chaka was struck by a train around 11:40 a.m. near the intersection of Harris and Willow Drive in Bakersfield.

When the police got to the scene, they found Chaka suffering from fatal injuries sustained after being hit by a train in north Bakersfield. He was transported to Kern Medical, where he was pronounced dead at Kern Medical at 12:54 p.m. Police has ruled his death as an accident.

Union Pacific Railroad is investigating the incident.