1 Dead in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Harris Road and Wible Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (March 14, 2023) – Early Monday morning, a person died in a pedestrian crash on Harris Road and Wibble Road.
The incident happened at about 6:16 a.m. on Harris Road, just east of Wible Road.
According to Bakersfield Police Department reports, a vehicle struck a pedestrian.
Upon officers’ arrival, they found a man down on the road with major injuries.
Medical aid responded and declared the man dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
More Details on the Crash on Harris Road and Wible Road
BPD confirmed that as the man crossed the street, an eastbound vehicle hit him.
At this time, speed, alcohol, or drugs didn’t play a role in the crash.
Moreover, the authorities haven’t disclosed the identity of the deceased due to the pending family notification.
The events leading to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After Fatal Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident
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 Harris Road and Wibble Road can 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.