1 Dead in Bakersfield Auto Crash on Highway 46
BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 30, 2020) – Early Sunday afternoon, a person died in a car accident on Highway 46, east of Bakersfield.
The California Highway Patrol revealed that the crash occurred just before 1:00 p.m. on Highway 46 near Kecks Road. The authorities found a vehicle that turned upside down in a water-filled canal in Lost Hills.
The authorities also requested a coroner to come to the crash scene.
At this time, the authorities haven’t clarified how the car fell in the canal and how many occupants were inside.
During this time, our law firm would like to send our condolences to the friends and family of the victim.
Wrongful Death Claims
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, your family’s best interest is to know what to do next. It is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
With a wrongful death lawsuit, the loved ones of a departed family member will be given some semblance of justice. Moreover, a wrongful death claim is a civil action brought forth by relatives of a deceased victim whose death was caused by the negligence of another party.
Grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand. That is why hiring an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind that you have a fighter in your corner. Also, you will have someone making sure that your rights are respected, and that justice will be served.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal, while ensuring the victim is vindicated,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
The wrongful death of a loved one can bring despair to everyone involved. If you refuse to settle with these unfair circumstances, contact Sweet Lawyers. If you have a wrongful death case you’re interested in filing, do not sit on it. There’s still time to take legal action. Sweet Lawyers will guide you in your legal battle, and ensure your family acquires the highest settlement in your car accident. Moreover, we pledge to work tirelessly in your favor. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation.