KERN COUNTY, California –  At least one person suffered major injuries in a head-on crash between a gray, older model Chevrolet pickup truck and a brown sedan on the westbound lanes of State Route 119 Taft Highway at Tupman Road, according to a dispatch report issued by the California Highway Patrol.

The crash, which took place just before 7 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 31, closed down the roadway in both directions at 7:03 a.m. Emergency workers responding to the scene of the crash called for a medical evacuation of at least one victim with major injuries.

The car accident was located just a few miles south east of Elk Hills Buttonwillow Airport and a few miles west of the city of Bakersfield.

“Motorists involved in head-on crashes may sustain serious injuries as a result and may need considerable medical attention after a crash,” said Attorney West Seegmiller, a personal injury lawyer serving clients throughout Southern California.

Most victims of car accidents expect their insurance company will take care of their injuries after a crash, but later they find that the insurance adjuster will minimize required medical care and short-change their compensation. There is no cost to contact a personal injury attorney to determine if you have a case against another driver and ensure that you get the treatment required to get your life back on track.

A personal injury attorney will not get paid unless your case is settled in your favor.

For roughly 30 years, the legal experts at Seegmiller Law Firm have represented hundreds of clients who were injured in traffic accidents or have lost a loved one. Compensation for your injuries, loss of wages and pain and suffering can’t take away the trauma of the accident, but it can help you rebuild your life.

Call us today at 1-855-ASK WEST for a FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION with our car accident law firm. (Nuestros abogados hablan Español). There is no obligation to hire our firm, but we will help you determine if you need a lawyer. Seegmiller Law Firm has offices in California including its headquarters in Irvine. We also have offices outside of Orange County to serve you in Los Angeles, San Bernardino, San Diego, Riverside and in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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