Bakersfield, California (November 18, 2019) – The authorities have disclosed the identity of a bicyclist who
was seriously injured after being struck by a car in Bakersfield earlier this
According to the California Highway Patrol,
the bicycle accident happened in the 400 block of South P Street at about 10:42
p.m. November 3.
CHP said Andrew Gaudian of Bakersfield was
riding a bicycle on the roadway when he was struck by Dodhe Charger.
The bicyclist was seriously injured in the
accident and was transported to the hospital for treatment.
The motorist, 23-year-old Marco Alatorre, fled
the scene after the accident but was arrested on Saturday, November 16.
No further information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.