Traffic Accident on 4th Street Left One Pedestrian Injured

BAKERSFIELD, CA (October 4, 2022) – Thursday night, a pedestrian crash on Union Avenue left one person injured.

The incident happened on the 300 block of Union Avenue on September 29th involving a pedestrian and a vehicle.

According to police, a pedestrian was walking around the area when he was struck by a vehicle. The impact of the collision caused the pedestrian to sustain serious injuries.

Emergency personnel arrived at the site of the collision shortly after. Medics then transported the injured pedestrian to a local hospital for treatment of his wounds.

Meanwhile, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, you can help make our roads safer by abiding by all traffic laws and following the conditions of the road. If you’re driving, avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re a pedestrian, cross at designated crosswalks or intersections. Remember that disregarding traffic laws and engaging in unsafe driving behaviors frequently lead to auto accidents that can completely change a person’s life.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured by a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call them at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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