Juanmin Liao Killed in Santa Rosa Pedestrian Accident at Cleveland Avenue and State Farm Drive

Juanmin Liao Killed in Pedestrian Accident at Cleveland Avenue and State Farm Drive in Santa Rosa


Santa Rosa, California (October 22, 2019) – Juanmin Liao, 58, of Santa Rosa, has been identified as the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a car on Friday afternoon in Santa Rosa.

According to a police report, the fatal pedestrian accident occurred at about 4:00 p.m. October 18, in the area of Cleveland Avenue and State Farm Drive.

A red Lexus driven by 18-year-old Jacob Elias Elliot of Santa Rosa was traveling eastbound on State Farm Drive. At the same time, a Subaru driven by Deyvi Javier Pineda Arita, 20, of Santa Rosa, was traveling southbound on the slow lane of Cleveland Avenue.

The two vehicles are reported to have collided for unknown reasons.

The impact of the collision sent the Subaru off the roadway and into a sidewalk where it struck Liao before crashing into a building.

Liao was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

Arita was injured and was transported to a local hospital for treatment in unknown condition.

The police said both drivers stopped at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.

No further information was provided.

The accident is under investigation.

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.