Bakersfield, CA – Nancy Padilla Dies in Two Car Crash at Sherwood Ave & Hwy 43
Bakersfield, CA (June 12, 2021) – A two-car crash in Bakersfield took the life of Nancy Elizabeth Padilla, 35. The incident happened just before 11:15 a.m. at an intersection in Bakersfield.
According to reports, the wreck occurred at Sherwood Avenue and Highway 43 when two vehicles were involved in a collision. Emergency crews arrived at the scene a short time later in order to assist those involved.
Currently, the events leading up to the cause of the incident remain unclear. Sources indicate that Padilla was pronounced deceased at the scene by responding medical professionals.
Another passenger involved was majorly injured and a third suffered minor injuries. However, their identities have not been released at this time.
Police are actively investigating the circumstances of the accident. No further information is available.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased at this time. We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured victims.
Auto Accidents in Bakersfield
Auto accidents in California happen all too frequently. According to recent statistics concerning the number of car accidents that happen here per year, nearly 500,000 take place in the Golden State annually. This means that there are thousands of people across the state suffering from injuries and losses concerning car accidents at any given time. The personal injury attorneys at Torem & Associates understand how difficult dealing with the aftermath of an accident can be. You may have questions regarding the worth of your insurance claim. Maybe you’re wondering how long it will take to receive a full and fair settlement. An auto accident attorney in California from Torem & Associates will provide you with simple, succinct answers concerning property damage, medical bill coverage, lost wages, and more. We will also help you fill out all the necessary legal paperwork and negotiate with the insurance companies for you. We will even take your case to court if need be.
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- The wreck caused your or a family member’s severe physical injuries.
- The collision was partially caused by another person’s carelessness, recklessness, or negligence.
Our California personal injury attorneys are waiting to answer your questions about what constitutes negligence or the definition of a “severe injury.” If we determine that your collision meets both of these criteria, we will then begin building your claim immediately. Call our law firm today at (888) 500-5000 to discuss legal options available for you. You do not have to face an issue of this magnitude on your own. We are here to help you through the complicated legal process, every step of the way. Call us at your earliest convenience to discuss how you can collect financial compensation depending on the circumstances of your collision.
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.
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