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Bakersfield, CA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Chester Ave near 2nd St

Torem & Associates

Bakersfield, CA (September 11, 2021) – Information from Bakersfield police states that a motorcyclist lost his life in a crash in Bakersfield on Friday, September 10. The collision was reported to authorities in the area just before 8:00 p.m.

Sources indicate that the wreck happened at the intersection of Chester Avenue and 2nd Street for reasons still under local law enforcement investigation. Police said that a man on an off-road motorcycle and a passenger vehicle collided at the intersection. 

According to reports, the motorcyclist has not been identified at this time. They suffered fatal injuries in the crash and were pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics who responded to the call concerning the incident. 

The Kern County Coroner’s Office will identify the deceased motorcyclist. Police in Bakersfield continue to investigate the details of the wreck. 

The area in which the collision took place was active with responders for an extended time period on the evening of September 10. Local motorists were forced to utilize alternative travel routes while emergency crews were active at the scene. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with everyone involved and affected by this fatal accident in Bakersfield.

Bakersfield Motorcycle Collisions

Motorcycle accidents throughout California leave more than 15,500 people injured each year. Although we want everyone to recover from their injuries, around 600 people lose their lives a as result of their injuries. Fatal accidents have a devastating impact on families. In many cases, surviving family members are left to grieve the loss of their loved ones while trying to come to terms with the fact that their loved one lost their life in an accident caused by the negligent actions of another person.

As if dealing with overwhelming grief was not enough, numerous families are required to put forth tens of thousands of dollars to cover the funeral costs of their loved ones. When victims are killed in accidents resulting from the negligence of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Bakersfield as soon as possible. Although we understand that no amount of compensation could ever take away a family’s pain and suffering, compensation can help grieving families cover the costs of burial and funeral expenses and alleviate the impact of lost wages moving forward.

Motorcycle Crash Lawyers in Bakersfield

With nearly four decades of experience, the skilled and knowledgeable Bakersfield motorcycle accident attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of families hold wrongdoers accountable and get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Being able to focus on moving forward after experiencing a loss is something our law firm is dedicated to helping our clients do. We work hard to help families protect their legal rights and best interests. If your loved one lost their life in a collision, and you believe negligence played a role,  contact our motorcycle accident attorneys in Bakersfield at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you.

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 Fresno.  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 Fresno 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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