1 Killed and 1 Hospitalized in Bakersfield Multi-Vehicle Accident on State Route 43 and Sherwood Avenue
BAKERSFIELD, CA (June 7, 2021) – Saturday afternoon, a woman died in a three-vehicle crash on State Route 43 and Sherwood Avenue.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident involved three vehicles. Moreover, it happened on State Route 43 and Sherwood Avenue near Wasco.
Meanwhile, authorities confirmed that a woman died in the crash. Also, responders transported a man to a hospital with major injuries.
At this time, the circumstances that have led up to the crash remain unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be informed.
The incident is under CHP’s investigation.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the loss of the victim.
What Grieving Families Can Do after a Fatal Crash
In the case of the crash in Bakersfield, California, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.”
“Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
To begin filing a wrongful death claim, call the Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle. Moreover, we will grant you a settlement that you and your family deserve. Above all, we single ourselves out from other law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. Thus, if interested in seeking trusted legal support to cover any financial hardships accrued from an auto accident, do not hesitate to call. Additionally, we are at your disposal 24/7.