1 Killed in Bakersfield Auto Accident on Mc Cutchen Road and Mountain Ridge Drive
BAKERSFIELD, CA (May 14, 2023) – Friday afternoon, a tragic 2-vehicle crash on Mc Cutchen Road and Mountain Ridge Drive killed 1 person.
The incident happened at around 4:19 pm at the intersection of Mc Cutchen Road and Mountain Ridge Drive.
According to reports, a westbound vehicle missed a stop sign and collided with another vehicle.
Moreover, officers confirmed that a young female passenger of the second vehicle died at the scene. Then, paramedics transported the driver of the second vehicle and a young male passenger to a hospital, both with moderate injuries. Also, the driver of the westbound vehicle sustained minor injuries in the crash.
Furthermore, authorities do not believe that speed, alcohol, or drugs played a role in the incident.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after Tragic 2-Vehicle Crash on Mc Cutchen Road and Mountain Ridge Drive
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.