1 Dead in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Union Avenue near East 5th Street
BAKERSFIELD, CA (August 21, 2022) – Saturday night, a person died in a hit-and-run crash on Union Avenue near East 5th Street.
The incident occurred just after 9:45 p.m. on Union Avenue near East 5th Street. According to reports, a vehicle hit a pedestrian and fled the scene.
When the authorities arrived, they located the woman on the road with major injuries. However, they eventually declared her dead at the scene.
According to officers, the suspect vehicle was a dark sedan.
Meanwhile, the authorities haven’t disclosed the identity of the deceased due to pending family notification.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash. Furthermore, they urged anyone with information about the incident to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Bakersfield
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Union Avenue near East 5th Street 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. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian 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. Moreover, 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. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.