Rebecca Bley Killed in Santa Barbara Car Accident on Highway 154 near Cold Spring Bridge

Rebecca Bley Killed, John Dungan Injured in Car Crash on Highway 154 near Cold Spring Bridge in Santa Barbara


Santa Barbara, California (October 27, 2019) – 34-year-old Rebecca Vanessa Goss Bley has been identified as a woman who was killed in a fiery car accident that occurred on Highway 154 Friday afternoon.

The fatal collision occurred on Highway 154 near Cold Spring Bridge, according to the California Highway Patrol.

As per the CHP report, 28-year-old John Roderick Dungan was driving a Chevy Camaro westbound on the roadway when he drifted into the opposite lanes and collided head-on with Chevy Volt driven by Goss Bley.

A GMC that was traveling behind the Volt was also involved in the collision.

The collision sparked a brush fire that burned about two acres before it was contained.

Goss Bley and her two juvenile passengers were killed in the collision.

Dungan had to be extricated before being transported to the hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

A man and his son in the GMC were unhurt.

No further information was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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.