Woman Dead in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Stockdale Highway
BAKERSFIELD, CA (January 17, 2021) – Saturday night, a woman was fatally struck in an accident on Stockdale Highway near Village Lane.
The crash happened at about 6:10 p.m. in the 5100 block of Stockdale Highway near Village Lane, stated Sgt. Chance Koerner.
According to reports, a vehicle hit the woman near Village Lane. As a result, the authorities declared her dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the crash scene and helped with the investigation.
At this time, the authorities haven’t confirmed whether the woman used a crosswalk during the crash. Also, they noted that the pedestrian was carrying a dog at the time of the crash.
However, the dog reportedly survived and is now under Animal Control’s custody.
The Kern County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the deceased.
We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.
Turning to a Wrongful Death Attorney
An attorney’s goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents.
Insurance companies only protect their interests. Therefore, we protect those of our clients.
“Our firm works tirelessly to ensure that the people we work for are granted the highest restitution possible. 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 of Sweet Lawyers.
Pursue trustworthy legal assistance with Sweet Lawyers if you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident. We strive for legal representation that inspires and encourages families to remain strong and find hope for their futures. Also, we understand the delicate situation you’re in and want to take the necessary steps to help secure your family from further losses. With our seasoned lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being, while we focus on the legalities of your claim. Above all, from personal injuries to wrongful death, we handle any case with dedication and professionalism. Thus, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.