2 People Dead in Single-Vehicle Crash on Golden State Highway near Q Street [Bakersfield, CA]

Wayne Stedman and Salvador Alvarez Vargas Killed in Crash on Golden State Highway [Bakersfield, CA]

Wayne Stedman and Salvador Alvarez Vargas Killed in Crash on Golden State Highway [Bakersfield, CA]

Wayne Stedman and Salvador Alvarez Vargas Killed in Crash on Golden State Highway [Bakersfield, CA]

Wayne Eugene Stedman, Salvador Alvarez Vargas Killed in Bakersfield Accident

 
BAKERSFIELD, CA (April 25, 2021) – Saturday evening, two people died in a single-vehicle crash on Golden State Highway near Q Street.
 
According to Sgt. Chance Koerner, the incident happened at around 6:12 p.m. on Golden State Highway near Q Street.
 
Reports revealed that a westbound vehicle traveled at around 60 to 70 mph at the far right lane.
 
Then, the driver suddenly veered towards the middle lane and collided with a highway support pillar.
 
Furthermore, responders pronounced two men inside the vehicle dead at the scene.
 
Also, officers described the driver of the vehicle as a man in his 70s. Meanwhile, the passenger was a man in his 40s.
 
Moreover, authorities closed Golden State Avenue between Q and 24th streets for several hours to give way to investigation.
 
The coroner later released the identity of the two individuals as Wayne Stedman, 72, and Salvador Alvarez Vargas, 49.


Our deepest sympathies are extended to the family and friends of the victims.


Following a Crash on Golden State Highway near Q Street

 
The aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family.
 
Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will give your family space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one.
 
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of accidents. Insurance companies only protect their own interests, which is why we protect those of our clients. Our firm works hard to ensure that you are granted the highest restitution possible,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
 
We are advocates of victims who are severely impacted by car accidents. Furthermore, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system. Indeed, we have no problem overcoming challenging suits. So, if you are facing a wrongful death case or personal injury case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to grieve and heal, while we determine the ideal approach to getting your family a satisfying settlement. Therefore, if you’re interested, call us today while there’s still time.