1 Injured in Bakersfield Motorcycle Accident on Chester Avenue
BAKERSFIELD, CA (March 16, 2021) — An accident on Chester Avenue left a motorcyclist injured Saturday night in Bakersfield.
Based on information released by the California Highway Patrol, the incident took place just south of Southgate Drive.
Reports about the crash were received at about 5:09 p.m. When first responders arrived at the scene, they found a pick-up truck and a motorcycle had collided. There were no details, however, on how the collision happened.
Paramedics transported the motorcycle rider with major injuries to Kern Medical. The name of the motorcyclist was not immediately available. Additionally, it was not immediately clear whether the occupant/s of the pickup truck also sustained injuries. Meanwhile, this collision remains under investigation.
When driving, it is crucial to follow all the rules to ensure your safety and the safety of other road users. Do a safety check on your vehicle before using it. When behind the wheel, do not multi-task. Buckle up for safety, stay alert, and keep your eyes on the road at all times for possible hazards. Never drive under the influence of drugs or alcohol as well as these substances increases the risk of a fatal accident. Be responsible and keep safety as your first priority.
If you have suffered injuries in a motorcycle accident, you need a personal injury lawyer to advocate on your behalf while you focus on your healing and recovery. Get in touch with The Law Offices of Daniel Kim. Our legal team is ready to fight for you to receive the medical care you need and get the compensation you deserve. We will personally assist you with police reports, insurance claims, medical bills, and much more. Call us today at (800) 895-7199 to schedule a free consultation. We can also help you obtain the police report from your accident.