1 Hurt in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on 23rd Street and L Street
BAKERSFIELD, CA (January 27, 2021) – Tuesday night, a pedestrian suffered injuries in a crash on 23rd Street and L Street in downtown Bakersfield.
The incident occurred just around 6:55 p.m. on 23rd Street and L Street by a gas station. According to the police, the pedestrian that was struck sustained major injuries and was transported to a local hospital.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene and didn’t show signs of intoxication.
Moreover, a sergeant revealed that the pedestrian ran diagonally on 23rd Street approaching L Street. Then, a red Fiat hit him.
At this time, additional details about the crash remain available. Once additional details become available, the public will be informed.
The 23rd Street accident remains under active investigation.
As drivers, it is crucial to stay vigilant in the streets. Furthermore, it is important to follow traffic laws just the same to avoid accidents that can lead to injuries.
Suffering an Injury in a Crash
In the pedestrian accident on 23rd Street and L Street, the victim must become aware of their legal rights. Moreover, there may be a right to file a lawsuit.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney, says, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
If you or a family member has sustained injuries in a similar incident, turn to us. Sweet Lawyers are here for you. Also, we will ensure you acquire the highest settlement needed to cover the costs an accident has caused. Moreover, our attorneys will guide you through the difficult process. We’re here to make sure you receive the justice and compensation your family deserves. Allow us to handle the legalities, while you focus on recovering. Additionally, we do not require any silly “retainer” fees. Thus, to schedule a free consultation, call today at (800) 674 7852 and speak to an experienced legal professional.