Gilroy, California (December 22, 2019) – One person was killed in a traffic collision
involving a big rig in Gilroy on Saturday night.
According to a local
news source, the deadly collision occurred at about 10 p.m. December 21, on
Highway 152 near Bloomfield Avenue.
The California Highway
Patrol said a Jaguar was traveling westbound at a high rate of speed when it
drifted into the eastbound lanes and collided head-on with a GMC van before it
slammed into a big rig.
The Jaguar reportedly
caught fire after the collision.
The unidentified driver
of the big rig was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the GMC
van was extricated before being transported to a local hospital for treatment
of moderate injuries.
The driver of the big
rig was unhurt.
No other information was
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.