Avian Law Group was saddened to learn of the tragic accident that took the life of 22-year-old Jacob Barreraz in Bakersfield on May 3. According to local news sources, Barreraz was crossing California Avenue at Real Road when he was struck by a vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
This is a heartbreaking reminder of the dangers that pedestrians face on our roads every day. It is essential for drivers to remain attentive and cautious, especially in areas with heavy foot traffic. Pedestrians must also be vigilant and exercise caution when crossing the street, using crosswalks and following traffic signals.
In the wake of this tragedy, our thoughts are with Jacob Barreraz’s family and friends, and we wish them strength and comfort during this difficult time. We urge anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to come forward and assist law enforcement officials with their investigation.
At Avian Law Group, we understand that accidents can cause emotional trauma, financial burden, and physical injuries that can be long-lasting. Our team of experienced attorneys is dedicated to helping accident victims and their families obtain the compensation they deserve. We offer free consultations and work on a contingency fee basis, which means that we don’t get paid unless we win your case.
We hope that this accident serves as a reminder to everyone to drive and walk responsibly and with caution. Together, we can work towards creating safer roads and preventing tragic accidents like this one from happening in the future.