Person Hospitalized in Bakersfield Pedestrian Accident on Kern Canyon Road
BAKERSFIELD, CA (February 11, 2021) — One person was injured in a pedestrian accident on Kern Canyon Road at Shalane Avenue Tuesday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the pedestrian crash took place around 6:30 p.m.
Under unknown circumstances, a driver struck one person on the road. Shortly after, police responded to the scene to find the person lying in the westbound lanes.
At this time, news reports have not released the severity of the victim’s injuries. Additionally, the gender and where the fault lies remain unclear.
However, authorities will be investigating this crash further to determine the cause of the crash. If anyone has more information on this accident, please reach out to the CHP.
As a driver, taking precautions can help increase your safety on the road. By being more aware, you will be able to take note of any bicyclists and pedestrians nearby. Remember, an accident can happen to anyone, but driving defensively decreases the risks.
As you focus your efforts on healing, The Law Offices of Daniel Kim will handle the rest. We are a personal injury law firm determined to guide you through every step of the legal process. Our firm has won over two hundred million dollars for clients in thousands of successful settlements. Not many people understand that they are eligible for compensation. Therefore, we want to make it clear to you. If you have been involved in a negligent car accident, know that you can trust our team of attorneys. Call (800) 895-7199 to schedule a free case consultation with Daniel. You can also request a copy of the police report from your pedestrian accident.