Two People Killed In Bakersfield Head-On Collision Along Highway 223
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (August 30, 2019) – At least two people have tragically died in a car accident on Highway 223.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 5:30 a.m. west of Club Drive. For reasons that remain under investigation a Toyota Corolla veered into the path of a PT Cruiser.
Two people tragically died from the collisions. Paramedics were called to the scene and had to take multiple victims to the hospital.
Liability In Head-On Collisions
Head-on collisions are among the most dangerous types of accidents that a person can be involved in. They account for only around 2% of all accidents but nearly 11% of all fatalities. In many situations these collisions are caused by drivers that are speeding, intoxicate, fatigued or distracted. The family of any victim that died in a head-on collision may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim.
Investigating A Head-On Collision
Have you or someone that you care about been involved in a head-on collision? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any legal questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get all of the support that they deserve. Whether you need a free investigation into an accident or have questions about the law we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.