Woman Killed in Redding Car Crash on Highway 299, Hawk Bergstrom Arrested

Woman Killed in DUI Car Accident on Highway 299 near Grizzly Gulch Road in Redding


Redding, California (January 30, 2020) – A man has been arrested following a fatal head-on collision that happened in Redding near Whiskeytown scales on Wednesday evening.

According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Highway 299 near Grizzly Gulch Road.

As per the report, a Chevy pickup truck and a Toyota pickup truck collided head-on on the roadway for unknown reasons.

The female driver, whose identity was not immediately disclosed, was killed in the crash.

The Toyota pickup truck driver, 42-year-old Hawk Blaze Bergstrom, was injured in the accident and was taken to Shasta Regional Medical Center for treatment of major injuries.

Bergstrom was later arrested on suspicion of DUI.             

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.