One Person Died In Bakersfield Collision On Taft Highway By Old River Road
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (October 3, 2021) – One person has died and another person was injured in a car accident on Taft Highway by Old River Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. A pickup truck and a sedan collided in the roadway.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help all of the victims. One person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Liability In Bakersfield Car Accidents
Speed remains one of the most common causes of car accidents. According to California Vehicle Code 22350, “No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.” The family of any victim that died in a car accident may be able to seek justice through a wrongful death claim.
Investigating A Bakersfield Car Accident
Have you or someone that you love been involved in a collision? There are many laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help with whatever you need. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get the support and justice that they deserve. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.