At Least 1 Injured After Car VS Truck Crash at Fairfax Road and Brundage Lane
DATE OF COLLISION: Monday, September 24th
September 28, 2018 – Injuries were reported following a traffic collision in the area of Fairfax Road and Brundage Lane, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
The accident was logged on September 24, Monday.
CHP said a Toyota pickup and a semi collided, for reasons still under investigation, at the intersection around 12:33 p.m.
Minor Injury Accident Monday in Bakersfield
At least one land ambulance was reportedly dispatched to the accident scene to provide medical assistance. Primary reports indicated the crash resulted in minor injuries, but the names of the victims and their conditions at this time have not been disclosed thus far.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine what precisely caused the wreck.
Kern County Personal Injury Lawyer
California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of the two vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the victim will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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