Vanessa Garcia-Barbarin Killed in San Bernardino Crash at Tippecanoe Avenue and Orange Show Road

Vanessa Garcia-Barbarin Killed in Crash with Big Rig at Tippecanoe Avenue and Orange Show Road in San Bernardino


San Bernardino, California (December 31, 2019) – 32-year-old Vanessa Garcia-Barbarin was killed in a collision with a big rig on Monday evening in San Bernardino.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at about 11:20 p.m. December 30, at the intersection of Tippecanoe Avenue and Orange Show Road.

Garcia-Barbarin was driving a Volkswagen sedan through the intersection when she collided with a Freightliner tractor-trailer driven by 52-year-old Sergio Medina.

Garcia-Barbarin was killed in the accident.

Medina was unhurt.

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.