1 Injured in Accident at Niles Street and Mount Vernon Avenue
BAKERSFIELD (May 15, 2018) – A traffic collision in the area of Niles Street and Mount Vernon Avenue left one person injured on Tuesday evening, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
CHP first logged the 2-vehicle accident at 6:37 p.m.
As per the report, a black Toyota Camry and another vehicle collided for an unknown reason at the intersection of Niles Street and Mt. Vernon Avenue.
Car Accident at Niles Street and Mt. Vernon Avenue
The dispatch mentioned that a female driver was seen outside their car with a wounded person in the crash.
Paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the patient who suffered unspecified injuries upon impact. CHP did not specify whether the victim was transported to the hospital for medical aid or was provided treatment at the site.
Authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine the cause of the wreck.
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A forensic examination of the two vehicles, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the cars, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted 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, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to speak with our experienced Kern County personal injury lawyer to assist you in proceeding on with your case. We will answer all your questions and guide you every step of the way. Give Johnson Attorneys Group a call today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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