Vallejo, California (November 13, 2019) – 29-year-old Alton Butler has been identified as a pedestrian
who was struck and killed by a vehicle on Sunday morning, November 10, in
According to the California Highway Patrol,
the accident was reported at about 12:08 a.m. on State Highway 37 at the
Fairgrounds Drive off-ramp.
CHP said Butler was driving a Nissan Altima
westbound on the highway when he crashed into a wall along the right side of
the road. The Nissan came to rest partially in the fast lane of westbound SR
Butler started walking across the highway when
a westbound Jeep struck him.
A Honda Civic traveling westbound then swerved
to avoid the striking the Jeep but crashed into the wall.
Butler was killed in the accident.
The Honda driver was taken to Kaiser
Permanente Vallejo Medical Heart with minor injuries while the Jeep driver was
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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.