Pedestrian Killed, Deyvi Arita Injured in Car Crash at Cleveland Avenue and State Farm Drive in Santa Rosa


Santa Rosa, California (October 19, 2019) – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car that was involved in a collision with a second car in Santa Rosa on Friday evening.

According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 4 p.m. October 18, in the area of Cleveland Avenue and State Farm Drive.

20-year-old Deyvi Javier Pineda Arita, of Santa Rosa, is reported to have been driving a Subaru southbound on Cleveland when it sideswiped a Lexus driven by 18-year-old Jacob Elias Elliot, of Santa Rosa.

Arita reportedly lost control of the Subaru after the collision and veered off the roadway where it struck a pedestrian before crashing into a home.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Arita was transported to the hospital with unspecified injuries.

Both drivers remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.