1 Killed, 2 Injured in Whittier Car Crash 60 Freeway near 605 Freeway, Kaj Faaborg Arrested

1 Killed and 2 Injured in Multi-Car Crash on 60 Freeway near 605 Freeway in Whittier


Whittier, California (January 10, 2020) – A man has been arrested in connection with a major injury hit-and-run car accident that occurred in Whittier on Thursday night, according to a local news source.

The accident happened at about 10 p.m. January 9, on Pomona (60) Freeway near San Gabriel River (605) Freeway.

Kaj Wendall Faaborg, 42, of La Puente, was driving a 2014 Dodge Ram pickup truck when he crashed into a 2004 Ford Mustang for unknown reasons.

The Mustang reportedly caught fire after the collision, killing one occupant.

The impact Ford also crashed into a Honda, with the impact causing the Honda into the rear of a Toyota occupied by two people.

The two occupants of the Toyota sustained minor injuries in the accident.

Faaborg reportedly fled the scene but was later arrested on suspicion of DUI and hit-and-run.

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.