Bakersfield, California (February 16, 2020) – Former Bakersfield High School football player, Deion Nobles, was killed in a motorcycle accident on Friday night in Central Bakersfield.
Bakersfield Police said Nobles was riding a motorcycle on Chester Avenue at about 6 p.m. February 14, when he collided with a pickup truck for unknown reasons.
Nobles was pronounced dead at the scene by the authorities who responded to the incident.
The driver of the car, Torres Dawson, remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.
Mr. Dawson was later arrested and booked into the Kern County Jail on suspicion of DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter.
No further information was provided.
The California Highway Patrol and Bakersfield Police Department are investigating the cause of the accident.
Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.
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.