A fatal single-vehicle crash reportedly took place in Bakersfield on Saturday, January 16th. The incident took place just after 4:00 p.m. between Alfred Harrell Highway and Fairfax Road. Eyewitnesses claimed that a Ford Expedition that was traveling east on the highway suddenly veered off-control and crashed into a nearby dirt mound. It was traveling at a high rate of speed and was found at an overturned state. The vehicle was occupied only by the driver, who was left fatally injured. The driver was Kiana Lashay Coulter, a 24-year-old woman.
If Your Loved One Dies from a Single-Vehicle Crash, Can You Still File A Claim to the Auto-Insurance?
This depends on whether or not your loved one was behind the wheel at the time of the incident. If they were, then it really depends on the type of auto insurance they have. If they have auto insurance that includes a personal injury protection provision then it might be possible to claim a payout from their auto insurance provider. If you’d like a lawyer’s assistance in doing this, call us today at (800) 310-1606 to get a free consultation, available 24/7.