1-Year-Old Kevin Hart Killed in Stockton Car Crash Involving Deputy’s Patrol Car on 5 Freeway

Boy Killed, Kalesha Johnson Injured in Car Crash on 5 Freeway near Charter Way in Stockton


Stockton, California (December 15, 2019) – 1-year-old Kevin Hart was killed in a traffic collision involving a police cruiser on Saturday night in Stockton.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Interstate 5 Freeway near Charter Way at about 10:30 p.m. December 14.

An on-duty San Joaquin County deputy was traveling northbound on the freeway when he crashed into a Ford sedan driven by 23-year-old Kalesha Johnson.

The impact of the collision sent the sedan off the roadway and down an embankment.

Hart was seriously injured in the crash and was flown to a nearby children’s hospital where he later died.

Johnson was also hospitalized in critical condition.

The deputy was treated and later released.

No other information was provided.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the accident.

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.