David Jones Injured in Fatal Nice Car Accident on Highway 20 near Manzanita Drive

Oakley Man Killed, David Jones Injured in Car Crash on Highway 20 near Manzanita Drive in Nice


Nice, California (November 1, 2019) – 48-year-old David Jones has been identified as the man who was injured in a fatal car accident in Nice on Tuesday afternoon.

The accident was reported at about 3:18 p.m. October 29, on Highway 20 near Manzanita Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol.

As per the report, a 66-year-old Oakley man was driving a 2002 Ford van eastbound on the roadway when he drifted into the westbound lanes for unknown reasons and collided head-on with a 2008 Peterbilt driven by Jones.

The van driver was killed in the accident. The identity of the deceased was withheld pending notification of next of kin.

Jones, a resident of Ukiah, was transported to Sutter Lakeside Hospital with unspecified injuries.

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.