BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (March 16, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed on New Stine Road on Tuesday night, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 9:00 pm in the 3100 block of New Stine Road, between Wilson Road and Planz Road. A pedestrian identified only as a male, was crossing the street towards the eastbound side when he was struck by a northbound vehicle.
The pedestrian was rushed to a hospital, but was tragically pronounced dead a short time later. The driver of the vehicle that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities in their ongoing investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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.