Karim Ozlati and Nezhati Ozlati Injured in Petaluma Car Crash at Lakeville Highway and Stage Gulch Road

Karim Ozlati and Nezhati Ozlati Injured in Collision Involving Big Rig at Lakeville Highway and Stage Gulch Road


Petaluma, California (December 4, 2019) – Three people were injured in a traffic collision involving a big rig in Petaluma on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 12:45 p.m. December 3, at Lakeville Highway and Stage Gulch Road.

Karim Ozlati, 86, of Sonoma, was driving a car on the roadway and was attempting to make a turn when his Toyota Camry was struck by a big rig driven by Reynaldo Mendez Avalos, 56, of Napa.

The big rig then crashed into an Acura RSX driven by Muhammad Ali, 27, of American Canyon.

The impact of the collision sent the big rig off the roadway where it crashed into a barn.

Ali, Ozlati and his wife, 82-year-old Nezhati Ozlati of Sonoma, were injured in the crash and were taken to Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Mendez Avalos was unhurt.

No further information was provided.

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.