1 Killed after Car Accident between Eureka Street and Union Avenue in Bakersfield

1 Killed after Car Accident between Eureka Street and Union Avenue in Bakersfield

ON July 11, 2017

1 killed after he is hit by an intoxicated driver at the intersection of Eureka Street and Union Avenue in Bakersfield.

According to Bakersfield Now, the accident occurred on Thursday night when a man walking across Eureka Street was hit by a vehicle going northbound on Union Avenue.

Officers reported that they found a man in the roadway with major injuries who later died in the hospital, as mentioned in the article.  The driver was determined to be under the influence during the time of the collision and was taken into custody and booked into the Kern County jail.

Currently this accident is still under investigation. Further details will be updated as they are available.

We at The May Firm extend our condolences to those affected by the accident.

If you or a loved one has suffered a loss at the hands of a negligent driver in a car accident, you may be entitled to a wrongful death lawsuit.  Contact an experienced attorney from The May Firm today to see how our family can help yours.  Call us today at 1-844-MAYFIRM for a free consultation.