Antone Bayard Arrested after Fatal Desert Hot Springs Car Accident

1 Killed in Car Crash on SR 371 near Wilson Valley Road in Desert Hot Springs, Antone Bayard Arrested


Desert Hot Springs, California (January 28, 2020) – Antone Bayard of Anza has been arrested in connection with a fatal three-car accident that happened in Desert Hot Springs, Riverside County, early this month.

The California Highway Patrol said the accident happened on State Route 371 just north of Wilson Valley Road at about 6:15 a.m. January 3.

Three vehicles are reported to have collided on the roadway for unknown reasons.

A 63-year-old female Aguanga resident was killed in the accident.

As per the CHP report, Antone Bayard fled the scene on foot after the accident. However, he was arrested on Tuesday afternoon, January 28.

Bayard was charged with murder and hit and run causing serious or fatal injuries.

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.