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Edward Valdez Rios Got Killed in Fatal Accident in Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA (January 27, 2022) – Edward Valdez Rios (43) died after getting involved in a two-vehicle collision on Norris Road. The incident happened west of Melody Lane near the Cope’s Knotty Pine Cafe.
At around 7:19 am last Friday, Valdez Rios was heading westbound on Norris Road when he hit a truck trying to make a U-turn. According to the California Highway, he died at the scene.
Edward Valdez Rios was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
According to authorities, alcohol or drugs are not involved in the incident. However, they found that Valdez Rios was not wearing a seatbelt when the crash happened. Authorities are still investigating this case.
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Bakersfield
In this case, the family members of Edward Valdez Rios can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
Indeed, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
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Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Edward Valdez Rios
Certainly, nothing can alleviate the pain of losing a loved one. However, it’s important to have a strong team of experienced personal injury attorneys handling your case. Jacoby & Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for car accident, wrongful death, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Bakersfield, and Sacramento. Our lawyers can help you get justice as well as the compensation you rightfully deserve, including car accident settlements and more. Give us a call today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you.
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