Pedestrian Angelina Bernal Esquivel Struck and Killed in Union Avenue Accident
Bakersfield, CA (March 25, 2021) – On Wednesday, Angelina Bernal Esquivel, 37, died in a tragic pedestrian accident on Union Avenue.
Officers responded to the Bakersfield crash scene at around 10:24 p.m. on the 1100 block area.
When they arrived, they located a person suffering from major injuries.
They later pronounced the victim dead on the scene.
Moreover, authorities said the woman was wearing dark clothing when she crossed the street outside the crosswalk.
Additionally, the involved vehicle also crashed into a nearby building.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed on the scene and cooperated with the police.
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office later released the identity of the deceased.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Angelina Bernal Esquivel. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
When to File a Wrongful Death Claim
As the loved ones of the victim grieve this tragic accident, Sweet Lawyers wants you to know that you do not have to face the aftermath alone.
Truly, it is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, but, you may also recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Moreover, a lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients, ” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
If your loved one has been in a tragic accident, do not hesitate to reach out for help. The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Ultimately, this is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious pedestrian accident that causes irreversible damage. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.