1 Killed in Buttonwillow Car Accident on 5 Freeway near Buttonwillow Rest Area

1 Killed in Car Crash on 5 Freeway in Buttonwillow, Kern County


Buttonwillow, California (December 5, 2019) – A fatal traffic collision involving a big rig was reported in Buttonwillow on Thursday morning.

According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on northbound 5 Freeway near Buttonwillow Rest Area at about 5:08 a.m.

A big rig and a second car were involved in the accident.

However, the events leading to the collision were not immediately established.

The authorities said one person was killed in the accident.                

No further information was provided.

An investigation to determine the cause of the pedestrian 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.