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Jose Zarate Rodriguez Lost His Life in a Mini-Motorcycle Crash in Southwest Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA (March 16, 2022) – Jose Zarate Rodriguez (58) died in a collision with a sedan near Harris and Old River roads in Bakersfield. According to KGET, the incident happened at around 8:00 pm on Sunday.
According to authorities, they received a report about a crash between Rodriguez’s motorcycle and a sedan. Police arrived and found that Rodriguez’s mini-motorcycle was not street legal. Also, the motorcycle didn’t have lights on when the accident happened.
Jose Zarate Rodriguez’s mini-motorcycle had no lights on during the crash.
According to responders, Rodriguez died at the scene. Meanwhile, the sedan’s driver stayed at the scene to cooperate with any investigations. So far, authorities don’t believe that alcohol and drugs were involved in the incident.
If you have any information about this accident, you can contact Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.
Google Map Link to Zarate Rodriguez’ motorcycle crash in Bakersfield
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Bakersfield
In this case, the family members of Jose Zarate Rodriguez 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 Jose Zarate Rodriguez.
Certainly, nothing can alleviate the pain of losing a loved one. However, it’s also important to get your rightful compensation to help with recovery. Getting advice and guidance from experienced personal injury attorneys can help you pursue your case. For instance, Jacoby & Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for any car accident, wrongful death, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Bakersfield, and Sacramento. Consulting a lawyer can also help you get insight and information about complicated topics, including car accident settlements and more. If you’d like to get professional advice about your case, 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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