2 Killed in Encinitas Car Accident on Interstate 5 Freeway near Leucadia Boulevard

2 Killed in Fiery Car Crash on Interstate 5 near Leucadia Boulevard in Encinitas


Encinitas, California (October 28, 2019) – Two people were killed in a fiery car crash that happened on Sunday morning in Encinitas, San Diego.

The fatal collision occurred in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Leucadia Boulevard at about 1:45 a.m., October 27.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a car was stopped in the fast lane of the freeway for unknown reasons when it was rear-ended by a northbound car.

One of the vehicles is reported to have caught fire after the collision.

Two people who were riding in the stalled car were killed in the accident. The names and ages of the deceased were not immediately disclosed.

All northbound lanes of the freeway were temporarily closed as the authorities cleared the scene.

No further information was provided regarding the accident.        

The police are investigating the cause of the deadly collision.

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.