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Bakersfield, CA – Motorcycle Accident with Truck on Hwy 99 near 7th Standard Rd Causes Injuries

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Bakersfield, CA (November 13, 2021) – One person was hurt in a truck and motorcycle crash on a highway in Bakersfield on Wednesday, November 11. Reports show that the wreck happened in the southbound lanes of Highway 99 for reasons still being investigated by authorities. 

The California Highway Patrol, along with numerous other responders, arrived at the scene shortly after the collision took place. The truck and motorcycle collided in the vicinity of 7th Standard Road near Highway 65, reports said. 

Emergency crews rendered aid to the cyclist, who sustained major injuries in the wreck. Their identity has not been reported at this time. 

No further information has been released by police concerning the nature or magnitude of the incident. Authorities in Bakersfield continue to investigate. 

California Motorcycle Collisions

Motorcycle accidents injure and claim the lives of numerous people throughout California State each year. Over 15,000 victims are left injured after these wrecks. Although riders on motorcycles are usually careful and cautious, we are unable to control how others sharing the road maintain control over their vehicles. As a result, numerous people end up hurt or killed due to the negligent and reckless actions of drivers. In many cases, distracted driving, impaired driving, and people engaging in reckless and negligent behaviors cause life-altering injuries that leave surviving relatives devastated.

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 California 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 Accident Lawyers in Bakersfield

Working with a responsive and effective legal team after experiencing the difficulties that come with sustaining a serious injury in an accident can help to ensure your legal rights are protected. With nearly four decades of experience, the Bakersfield motorcycle accident attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of victims hold wrongdoers accountable and get the justice they deserve. 

We work hard to help our clients protect their legal rights and best interests. If you or someone you love has recently been injured in a collision, and you believe negligence played a role, contact our personal injury attorneys in Bakersfield at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you. Schedule a free case evaluation with our team at www.Torem.com to discuss the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident to determine what options are available for 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 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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