1 Seriously Injured in Crash on Highway 43 near 5 Freeway in Bakersfield

1 Injured in Bakersfield Car Accident on Highway 43 near 5 Freeway


Bakersfield, California (January 3, 2020) – One person was seriously injured in a car crash in Bakersfield on Thursday afternoon.

The California Highway Patrol said the accident happened on Highway 43 near 5 Freeway at about 2:35 p.m. January 2.

A white van and a second vehicle were involved in the crash. The events leading up to the collision were not immediately established.

One person was trapped inside the car and had to be extricated by the fire department personnel.

The unidentified victim was flown to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

No other information was provided.

An investigation into the accident is underway.

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.