Two People Were Injured In Bakersfield Car Accident On Hageman Road near Centennial High School
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (May 21, 2019) – Two people were injured in a car accident by Centennial High School on Hageman Road.
Bakersfield police are saying that the crash took place shortly after 7:00 p.m. The two vehicles involved in the crash were described as a black mustang and a white pickup truck.
A photo of the accident scene showed the Mustang with major side damage. There is an ongoing investigation into what may have caused the accident.
Liability In Car Accidents
Every driver has a responsibility to operate their vehicle according to the prevailing conditions of the roadway. According to California Vehicle Code 22350, “No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.”
Any person that is injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another driver may have the ability to file a personal injury claim for damages. Damages can include money for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can examine the facts of your case and let you know what your options are.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
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