BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (January 7, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed in a tragic accident on Saturday evening at the intersection of 24th Street and N Street, according to a news report. (map)
The accident happened on Saturday evening, around N Street and 24th Street. A pedestrian was crossing the street and was struck by a silver sedan of unidentified make and model.
The pedestrian was rushed to a nearby hospital by responding medical personnel, and he remained in critical condition before tragically succumbing to his injuries on Sunday morning. The driver of the sedan remained at the scene and cooperated with local authorities in their ongoing investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney 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.