“Big Rig Collision”
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (January 19, 2017) – A semi-truck and a white car were involved in a collision on Highway 99 on Thursday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident occurred around 1:09 pm on the southbound side of Highway 99 near Rosedale Highway (Highway 132). A big-rig and a smaller white vehicle collided for unknown reasons, blocking several lanes.
At least one person was tragically pronounced dead at the scene by responding emergency medical personnel. The condition of others involved in the accident is unknown at this time, and the investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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.