Bakersfield 3-Vehicle Crash on State Route 223 near Fairfax Road Kills 1 Victim
Bakersfield, California (May 4, 2020) – The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of a fatal multi-vehicle crash that took place on State Route 223 (Highway 223), near South Fairfax Road in Bakersfield just after 5:15 a.m. Monday.
One person died at the scene after a Lexus was hit on the driver's side by a Mini Cooper that was traveling through the Bakersfield intersection.
The primary report indicated that the Lexus was moving at a high rate of speed and failed to stop at the intersection prior to the collision.
Due to the impact, the Mini Cooper was sideswiped by a third vehicle in the process.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. It is extremely difficult to lose a loved one, especially when it happens unexpectedly.
If your loved one died and you believe someone else was at fault, we encourage you to contact our legal team for a free, confidential consultation. Our legal team can help you understand your legal rights.
When a fatal accident is caused by a person or entity’s negligence, the resulting death is considered “wrongful” in the eyes of the law. The surviving family members have legal rights for a wrongful death claim.
Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO of Alpine Law Group, advises surviving family members to “talk to a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible to understand your legal options and take action aimed at securing the maximum compensation.”
We understand that there is no amount of financial recovery that can make up for the immense loss of your loved one, but it can ease your financial burdens and help you forge your way forward.
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