BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (March 10, 2017) – A woman that was struck by a car and killed on McKee Road and Ashe Road on Tuesday morning has been identified, according to a local news source. (map)
41 year old Sara Hernandez was reportedly jogging west across the intersection when she was struck by a pickup truck for an unknown reason, causing fatal injuries.
Sara Hernandez was tragically pronounced dead as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. The pickup truck’s driver remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The accident remains under investigation to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all the family members and friends of Sara Hernandez 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.