DUI Crash on Calloway Drive Leaves Bakersfield Woman Carrie Cuca Lopez Dead
Bakersfield, CA (April 07, 2021) – On Tuesday, 43-year-old Carrie Cuca Lopez of Bakersfield lost her life in a tragic DUI crash on Calloway Drive.
The fatal crash took place before midnight at the Tumwater Avenue intersection.
Reports said Lopez was driving a white SUV when her vehicle was struck by another vehicle.
Immediately, responders took her to Kern Medical, where she succumbed to her injuries a few hours later.
Officers said speed and alcohol appear to be factors in the crash.
Please call the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111 or the Major Collision Investigations Team at 326-3967 if you have further details about the crash.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Carrie Cuca Lopez. 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 a DUI crash, you may also recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
“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 died in a DUI crash, 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 fatal road accident. 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.