April 29, 2023
Bakersfield, CA – One Hurt in Semi-Truck Crash on I-5 Fwy.
Bakersfield, CA (April 29, 2023) – Police and rescue officials were dispatched to the scene of a crash involving a semi-truck in Bakersfield on Thursday night, April 28th. The crash happened just after 8:00 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Grapevine Road.
According to a report, the accident involved a semi-truck and another vehicle. When police arrived, they found at least one person suffering from unknown injuries due to the collision. The injured victim was airlifted to Kern Medical Center for treatment. The condition of the patient is undisclosed at this time, and there is no word on how the accident took place.
Authorities blocked the road so that they could investigate the crash and clear the scene. During this time, motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel if possible. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed in connection with the crash.
An investigation is ongoing at this time. There is no further information available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those who were affected by this semi-truck accident in Bakersfield. We hope for a full recovery.
Injury Accidents in California
Every year, hundreds of thousands of accidents occur on California’s roadways. Not every crash will result in injuries, but many of them will. Some of the most common injuries arising from California traffic accidents include broken bones, scars, strains, sprains, and head injuries. A crash can lead to serious injuries that can disrupt your life in every way. This includes your ability to work and earn a living but also your ability to enjoy your life and participate in meaningful activities. The difficulties sustained due to the accident can result in a great deal of frustration as you struggle to move forward following the crash.
If you or a loved one have been affected by an injury accident in California, you should speak with an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Having a lawyer by your side is important for many reasons. First, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Having an attorney ensures that your compensation is fair and just. Second, you already have many things to worry about. With skilled counsel, you can avoid having to deal with the insurance company directly. We can help take some of the burdens off of you during this difficult time.
At Madison Law Group, we are here to stand up for your legal rights and to protect you as you move forward. Our team strongly believes that all negligent drivers should be held fully accountable for their actions. This is especially true if a negligent driver causes a crash that injures innocent motorists.
Our firm is standing by to assist you now. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. When you meet with us, you will see that we have a high level of concern for your case and your future. To schedule your free appointment with one of our car accident attorneys in Bakersfield, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.