1 Dead in Bakersfield Auto Accident on S Lake Road and Gardner Field Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (March 29, 2022) – Monday afternoon, a person died in a head-on crash on S Lake Road and Gardner Field Road.
The incident involving an Acura SUV and a Chevrolet pickup truck happened at about 12:22 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on S Lake Road, just east of Gardner Field Road.
According to reports, an Acura SUV headed east on S Lake Road. Meanwhile, the Chevy pickup truck headed west on the same road. Then, the vehicles crashed and the Acura driver died at the scene.
Meanwhile, the pickup truck driver sustained a broken leg and required hospitalization.
CHP confirmed that they didn’t find any sign that either driver applied their brakes before the crash.
At this time, the authorities haven’t disclosed the identity of the Acura driver due to pending family notification.
Due to the limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation.
We would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim of the crash on S Lake Road and Gardner Field Road.
Dealing with The Loss after an Auto Accident
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a devastating loss. However, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. Thus, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.