1 Killed and 1 Injured in Bakersfield Auto Accident on Muller Road near S Edison Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (January 5, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, a deadly crash on Muller Road near S Edison Road involved Jamie Gallegos.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 1:00 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Muller Road near S. Edison Road.
Reports revealed that a westbound Ford Escape made a complete stop at a stop sign before entering the intersection. Moments later, a southbound heavy-duty tow truck failed to stop. Then, it struck the right passenger side of the Ford.
Moreover, responders pronounced a male unrestrained rear passenger of the Ford dead at the scene. Then, paramedics transported the female driver of the Ford to a hospital with major injuries. The tow-truck driver, 26-year-old Jamie Gallegos, sustained no injuries in the crash.
Furthermore, officials do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
Meanwhile, the incident remains under investigation.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with The Loss after an Auto Accident
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a devastating loss. Then, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.