On August 30th afternoon, a hit-and-run accident occurred in Bakersfield, California, near the entrance of Highway 178 at Kern River Canyon. It was found that at least one person was injured as a result of the vehicle collision. The driver has yet to be found. They were reported to have been driving rashly, which caused the car crash to occur.
Can You File a Personal Injury Claim in A Hit-And-Run Accident?
Since 2016, California has had the highest number of fatality rates from hit-and-run accidents in the United States for ten years in a row. If you are a victim of a hit-and-run, and the perpetrator isn’t caught yet, where can you file your personal injury claim?
You can try your insurance. Your insurance policy might include coverage where you can claim medical coverage in a hit-and-run accident. Checking this information by yourself might be difficult, however, and we can provide legal assistance for you in these situations. If you are a victim of a hit-and-run incident and would like to consult your case with us, you can reach us at (866) 698-2306 for a free consultation, available 24/7.