One Person Injured In Bakersfield Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Panama Road and Highway 184
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (June 16, 2020) – One person was injured in a hit-and-run car accident along Panama Road and Highway 184.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 9:40 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation two vehicles collided in the roadway.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help all of the victims. One driver fled the scene and is currently being pursued by police.
An investigation into the crash remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Bakersfield Hit-And-Run Car Accident
It is illegal to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. A car accident attorney cam examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal rights are.
Investigating A Bakersfield Hit-And-Run Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help with whatever you need. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.