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Bakersfield, CA – Two Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident on Golden State Hwy near Q St

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Bakersfield, CA (April 25, 2021) – Two men have lost their lives after their involvement in a traffic accident in Central Bakersfield on the evening of Saturday, April 24. According to officials, the crash happened along the Golden State Highway. 

Responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision, located near Q Street, at around 6:12 p.m., reports showed. Upon their arrival at the crash site, they found that a vehicle had been involved in a head-on collision with a pillar. 

Both men present in the car at the time of the wreck lost their lives. Their names have not been released at this time. 

It is not known whether drugs or alcohol were a factor. Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident. 

Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this fatal crash in Bakersfield. We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family or families of the deceased. 

Bakersfield Car Crashes

Numerous people sustain injuries in car accidents every year in the state of California. In fact, annually, over 100,000 people are hurt due to California auto collisions. Unfortunately, car wrecks usually result in serious, debilitating injuries for the vehicle occupants. Sometimes these injuries may even be life-threatening, or life-altering. Serious injuries often have a negative effect on the well-being of the victim and may impact their lives in many unwanted and unforeseen ways. Not only do car crash victims have to suffer with painful injuries, but they also have to fork over often astronomical amounts of money just to get the care they need. 

The financial burdens that result from auto accidents and the injuries that follow are often overwhelming and unmanageable. This, among many other reasons, is why seeking the assistance of an experienced personal injury attorney in California may be the right step to take if you wish to collect financial compensation for your injuries. The experienced attorneys at Torem & Associates have been providing innocent accident victims and their families with justice and financial compensation for close to four decades. Compensation can cover things like outstanding medical bills and other mounting costs associated with your accident. Depending on the circumstances of your crash, you may be eligible to collect substantial financial compensation for your injuries and incurred losses. 

In the circumstance that the accident that caused your injuries was the fault of another person, a personal injury attorney in Bakersfield will be able to help you understand your legal right toward monetary compensation. In the worst-case scenario that you have lost someone you love to the negligent acts of another driver, contacting a wrongful death lawyer from Torem & Associates is in your best interest. Our skilled legal team is aware of the immense pain you may be feeling during this time and wishes to hold the person or people responsible for your loved one’s death accountable for their actions. Our team has what it takes to negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance companies. We will fight for your right toward financial compensation in the event that you have been injured or lost a loved one in a car accident in Bakersfield. 

According to California car accident statistics, the state sees more than 270,000 car accidents per year. Of these wrecks, more than 3,000 people lose their lives. The majority of these crashes are the result of some form of driver negligence. Currently, drugs and alcohol are the leading cause of auto collisions in the Golden State. If you or someone you love has been the victim of a negligent, careless driver, contact Torem & Associates at (888) 500-5000 to speak with a personal injury attorney in California concerning your case. We are aware that each case is unique and presents its own set of challenges. We are well equipped and ready to take any case to court if needed. We, at Torem & Associates, believe that no one should have to pay for being injured in an auto accident caused by the carelessness of another person.  

Note: Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these posts.  These sources include but are not limited to local news reports, police accident reports, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents in Bakersfield.  For that reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of writers.  If you locate any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  

Disclaimer: Our firm, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community.  We write these posts as a way to bring awareness to the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of automobile accident. We hope that through awareness, people will use additional caution when out on the roadways in Bakersfield and throughout California to prevent being seriously injured in a crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is meant to be informational and is not intended to be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the post are not representative of the actual accident scene. 



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