1 Killed in Bakersfield Auto Accident on Herring Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (August 30, 2020) – Saturday morning, a person died in a pickup truck and semi crash on Herring Road.
At about 6:11 a.m., the officers responded to Herring Road and Old River Road after receiving reports of a crash. Upon their arrival, they located the pickup that had caught fire. Moreover, the driver was stuck inside the wreckage.
At this time, the authorities haven’t clarified if there are other fatalities or injuries.
The surrounding area on Herring Road was closed off for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary investigation/duties. However, the roadway has since reopened to traffic.
Due to a lack of details, the events leading up to the collision remain unclear. Once available, further information regarding the collision will be released the to public.
Furthermore, the crash remains under active investigation.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after Crash on Herring Road
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step towards recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.