Paul Padilla Injured in Fatal Bakersfield Car Accident on Highway 14 near Robbers Roost

Paul Padilla Injured in Car Crash on Highway 14 near Robbers Roost in Bakersfield


Bakersfield, California (December 8, 2019) – 30-year-old Paul Padilla has been identified as the man who was injured in a car crash that killed two people in Bakersfield on Saturday morning.

According to a local news source, the accident happened on Highway 14 near Robbers Roost at about 2:04 a.m. December 7.

Fernando Ramirez, 33, of Burbank was reportedly driving a Toyota Tacoma when he collided with a sheriff’s patrol.

Ramirez and his passenger identified as Michael John Ferialdi, 33, also of Burbank, were killed in the accident.

Padilla, who was also riding in the Tacoma, was transported to Antelope Valley Hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries.

Sgt. James Anton who was riding in the patrol car was hospitalized in unknown condition.

No other information was provided.                    

An investigation to determine the cause of 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.