Borys Cherniienko Killed in Head-On Collision on Highway 49 near New Airport Road in Auburn

Borys Cherniienko ID'd as Driver Killed in Auburn Car Accident on Highway 49 near New Airport Road


Auburn, California (October 22, 2019) – An 18-year-old driver who died in a head-on collision on Tuesday morning in Auburn has been identified as Borys Cherniienko of Antelope.

The deadly collision was reported at about 5:30 a.m. October 22, on Highway 49 near New Airport Road.

According to Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, 60-year-old Gary Cline was driving a pickup southbound on Highway 49 when he collided head-on with a doughnut delivery van traveling northbound.

Cherniienko, the delivery van driver, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Cline was taken to Sutter Roseville Medical Center for treatment of unspecified injuries.

No further details regarding the crash were provided.

The police are examining the scene to establish the cause of the accident.

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.