Bakersfield, CA – Man Hurt in Union Avenue Pedestrian Crash

Bakersfield, CA (March 22, 2020) – A pedestrian was hurt in a crash that took place in Bakersfield on Saturday, March 21st. The crash happened just after 8:00 p.m. in the 1600 block of Union Avenue.

According to reports, an unidentified male pedestrian was attempting to cross Union when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver then fled the scene following the crash. Emergency workers arrived at the crash site and began performing CPR on the victim. The pedestrian was then taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The driver contacted police shortly after the crash. An investigation is still ongoing and there is no additional information at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured pedestrian following this crash in Bakersfield and we hope for their complete and speedy recovery.

Bakersfield Pedestrian Crash on Union Avenue

California pedestrian accidents take place each day, multiple times per day across our state. Injuries sustained in pedestrian crashes range from minor to severe. Pedestrian crashes can also be fatal in the worst cases. Many injured pedestrians will, unfortunately, sustain serious injuries when they are struck by a vehicle.

If you or a loved one have been involved in a California pedestrian crash you should never attempt to handle your case on your own. The insurance company is not working for you and simply wants to settle your claim as quickly and cheaply as possible. Their offer will not take into account the full value of your claim and other important factors, such as future medical treatment.

At The May Firm, we stand ready to help during your time of need. We want you to focus solely on your recovery and allow us to handle the important legal details. We are here for you at any time and offer free consultations to all potential. To speak with us, please call (844) 629-3476.

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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California.  Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice.  The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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