Rene Daniel Chavez has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a Bakersfield single-car accident that occurred in the early morning of May 31. Mr. Palayo was driving down Santa Fe Way in the vicinity of Burbank Street with Mr. Chavez as his passenger after 4:15 a.m. when the car apparently rolled over. Mr. Chavez, 22, died from his injuries. Mr. Palayo, also 22-years-old, was charged with felony Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and was taken for medical care.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased during this difficult time.

When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a car accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.