Martha Brandon Killed in Auburn Car Crash Highway 49, Janice Tate Injured

Martha Brandon Killed in Car Accident on Highway 49 near Joeger Road in Auburn


Auburn, California (January 14, 2020) – A woman who was killed in a car accident in Auburn, Placer County, on Friday has been identified as 68-year-old Martha Brandon.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Highway 49 near Joeger Road at about 9 a.m.

The authorities said Brandon was driving a Honda Accord and was pulling out of a private driveway when she collided with a Kia Sportage SUV driven by Janice Tate.

The impact of the collision caused the Kia to overturn onto its roof.

The firefighters who responded to the incident had to extricate both drivers who were trapped in the vehicles before transporting them to Sutter Roseville Medical Center.

Brandon died while undergoing treatment.

Tate sustained minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

No other information was provided.

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.