Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle in Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA (June 02, 2021) – On Monday, a man died in Highway 99 pedestrian accident.
Officers responded to the scene at about 11:00 p.m. near California Avenue.
The authorities said a dark colored Jeep Grand Cherokee, along with multiple other cars, struck the victim.
Meanwhile, the officers do not suspect drunk, impaired or distracted driving.
The authorities are still investigating the fatal crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the bereaved. May you find comfort during this painful time.
Coping With Deadly Pedestrian Accidents
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death.
Thus, it is crucial that the bereaved become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit allows families to hold parties liable for the irrevocable damages they have caused.
Depending on the scale of events, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars.
Moreover, according to NHTSA, pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities continue to rise in the United States. More pedestrians and cyclists were killed in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
Call Sweet Lawyers now at (800) 674 7852. Indeed, having legal representation can help you attain compensation on medical bills, loss of earnings, future medicals, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, pain, and suffering, and more.
Hire us! Our lawyers will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.
Certainly, we will work on your behalf to hold the responsible party accountable for their failure to follow traffic laws, resulting in the untimely death of your loved one.
Also, our online agents are always here to answer your legal queries.