Boy Killed in Car Crash on Highway 85 in Santa Clara County

1 Killed, 2 Hospitalized after Sunnyvale Car Crash on Highway 85 near 280 Freeway


Santa Clara County, California (November 27, 2019) – A 16-year-old boy was killed in a two-car collision that left two other people injured in Sunnyvale on Tuesday morning, the police said.

The fatal accident happened at the transition ramp from southbound Highway 85 to southbound Highway 280 at about 11 a.m. November 26.

The California Highway Patrol said a 1999 ford F-Series dump truck and 2003 Toyota Corolla were involved in the collision.

As per the police report, The Toyota driver lost control while trying to pass the Ford F and struck a tree before it swerved back into the roadway and collided with the Ford.

The teenage boy who was riding in the Toyota was ejected from the car following the crash.

The unidentified boy sustained major injuries and was rushed to the hospital where he died while undergoing treatment.

A 42-year-old Toyota driver and a 46-year-old female passenger were hospitalized with minor injuries

The names of the victims were not immediately disclosed.

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.