On Tuesday, January 12, 2016, a pedestrian was hit and killed in a car accident, in Kern County. The automobile collision took place in Lamont, southeast of Bakersfield.
Francisco Rios Madrid, 92, was walking on Habecker Road, near Camino La Jolla.
An 18 year old was driving a vehicle down the roadway, and was reported to have been distracted. The driver didn’t see Madrid in time and struck the pedestrian.
Madrid was taken by ambulance to Kern Medical Center, in Bakersfield, with severe injuries. He died while in the hospital.
If you would like this accident investigated further, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, your personal injury and wrongful death lawyer. I specialize in all types of vehicle collisions.