1 Killed, 2 Injured in Auburn Car Accident on Highway 49 near Joeger Road

1 Killed in Multi-Car Crash on Highway 49 near Joeger Road in Auburn, Placer County


Auburn, California (December 7, 2019) – A fatality was reported following a multi-vehicle collision in Auburn on Friday evening.

The accident happened on Highway 49 near Joeger Road at about 8:15 p.m. December 6.

According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, a woman was driving a Lexus sedan with a missing tire southbound on the roadway when she drifted into the northbound lanes and collided head-on with a second car.

A third vehicle was involved in the accident.

The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two occupants of the second car had to be extricated before being transported to the hospital for treatment in unknown condition.

Highway 4, between Bell and Florence, was closed as the authorities examined the scene.

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.