GoFundMe set up for cyclists who were hit by a vehicle in southwest Bakersfield on Saturday

Posted: May 5, 2021 / 10:15 pm PDT
Updated: May 5, 2021 / 11:20 PM PDT

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – A GoFundMe has been set up for one of two people who were hit by an alleged drunk driver over the weekend in Southwest Bakersfield.

The collision occurred on May 1 at around 9:15 p.m. near the intersection of Stockdale Highway and California Avenue. Police said a driver collided with two cyclists and seriously injured one of them before he left.

Police said one of the cyclists had suffered life-threatening injuries and was in critical condition. The second person suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

One of the victims was identified as a West High School graduate Doug Allmon. A GoFundMe was set up for him to help pay medical bills. You can donate to GoFundMe using this link.

Bakersfield police told 17 intelligence officers they had arrested the alleged driver who met Allmon and the second cyclist. He was identified as Joshua Ramage, 41. Ramage was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of injuries and run-and-run with serious bodily harm.

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