1 Hurt in Kern County Crash on Highway 119 and East Kern Street
KERN COUNTY, CA (March 3, 2021) – Saturday night, a woman suffered injuries in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 119 and East Kern Street.
The incident occurred when a woman driving a Hyundai crashed with another vehicle around 7:00 p.m.
According to reports, the driver of the second vehicle didn’t need medical attention. However, the woman suffered injuries, and firefighters utilized hydraulic rescue tools to free her through the driver’s side door.
Afterward, an ambulance took her to a Bakersfield hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash on Highway 119 and East Kern Street remains under active investigation.
Habits like distracted driving, speeding, and DUI can lead to road accidents. If you find yourself unable to safely operate a vehicle, you always have other options. For example, you can call a taxi service, Lyft, or Uber. By doing so, you can help ensure your safety and the safety of others.
What’s Next After Accident on Highway 119 and East Kern Street
Each year, around 20-50 million people suffer injuries due to an auto crash. Unfortunately, not everyone is properly informed about the things you should do next after an injury crash.
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 while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers, a seasoned attorney.
No one wants to be involved in an auto accident. However, if you or a loved one sustain injuries due to a reckless driver, reach out to us. With over 40 years of experience in the legal field, we know what it takes to win your personal injury case. We promise to fight, day and night, to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in your area.