1 Killed in Citrus Heights Crash 80 Freeway near Antelope CHP Scales

Sacramento Man Killed in Multi-Car Accident on 80 Freeway near Antelope CHP Scales in Citrus Heights


Citrus Heights, California (January 19, 2020) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident that happened in Citrus Heights, Sacramento County, on Saturday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 2 a.m. on Interstate 80 Freeway near Antelope CHP scales.

CHP officers received reports of a non-fatal three-car collision on the roadway.

A short time later, a 47-year-old Sacramento man involved in the initial collision was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox before being hit again by a 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser.

The man was killed in the accident.

All the motorists involved in the collision remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

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.