A tragic accident occurred on Wednesday night in Bakersfield, resulting in the death of at least one pedestrian. The incident is currently under investigation by the Bakersfield Police Department.
The collision took place at the intersection of California Avenue and Real Road at around 9:00 p.m. on May 4, 2023. While limited information has been released at this time, Avian Law Group would like to extend our sincerest condolences to all those affected by this devastating loss.
This accident is a reminder of the importance of road safety, particularly for pedestrians who are among the most vulnerable individuals on our roads. Drivers must always be vigilant and aware of their surroundings, especially in residential areas or areas with a high pedestrian population.
It’s crucial that pedestrians also take caution and adhere to rules of the road when crosswalks and sidewalks are available. Wearing reflective clothing and carrying a flashlight when walking at night can also increase visibility and reduce the chances of a collision.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, please contact Avian Law Group. Our experienced team of attorneys can help you navigate the complex legal system and obtain the compensation you deserve. We are here to help you through this difficult time and ensure justice is served.