1 Hurt in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Wilson Road and New Stine Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (December 7, 2020) – On Sunday evening, a man sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash on Wilson Road and New Stine Road.
According to police, the incident happened just before 5:45 p.m. Moreover, it occurred at the area of Wilson and New Stine roads.
Responders rushed the male victim to a hospital after sustaining multiple bone fractures and moderate injuries.
The driver involved in the crash remained on the scene to cooperate with the authorities.
As of this time, the events that have led up to the crash remain unknown. Thus, the authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians increases.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve minors. It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. Also, you may reach us 24/7.