Benita Hayden and Tina Slatten Killed Menifee Car Accident on Railroad Canyon Road

Benita Hayden and Tina Slatten Killed, Sharon Waldman Injured in Car Crash on Railroad Canyon Road in Menifee, Riverside


Menifee, California (January 27, 2020) – A second person has died following a deadly car crash that happened on Friday night, January 24.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Winchester Road near Scott Road.

A car was traveling eastbound on Railroad Canyon Road when it rear-ended a second car.

The impact of the collision sent one of the cars across the center divider where it collided with a westbound car.

The impact of the crash caused one of the vehicles to flip.

Two sisters identified only as Benita Hayden and Tina Slatten were killed in the accident. Their mother, Sharon Waldman, was seriously injured and remains in critical condition.

The trio was reportedly were returning home from their “weekly bingo run” when the accident happened.

No other information was provided.

The Perris Sheriff Station’s Traffic Reconstruction Team and the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the cause of the accident.

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.