A hit-and-run incident was reported Saturday, December 19th in Bakersfield. Bakersfield Police Department is leading an investigation into the case. A pedestrian was hit by an unknown vehicle between Texas Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. The pedestrian was severely injured and died not long after receiving treatment in the hospital. The culprit fled the scene and has yet to be found by the authorities.
Can You Use Your Health Insurance to Pay for Your Hit-and-Run Medical Treatment?
Generally, you should be able to. And it may be best to do so since you may not have any idea when the perpetrator of your hit-and-run incident will be found. Do not worry – you can still pursue a claim against them once they’ve been apprehended by the authorities. If you want to know more about your legal options after a hit-and-run incident, call us today at (800) 310-1606 for a free consultation.
Source: Bakersfield Now