BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (January 27, 2017) – A man was killed in a head on collision on January 27th near Meacham Road and Starside Drive, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened just after midnight near Meacham Road and Starside Drive. A Nissan Frontier veered into oncoming traffic for unknown reasons, colliding head on with a Ford Explorer.
The driver of the Nissan was rushed to Kern Medical Center, and tragically succumbed to his injuries a week later. The driver of the Ford suffered minor injuries in the accident. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Bakersfield, Los Angeles, San Diego, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.