Esteban Ontiveros Jr. Killed in San Jose Car Crash on Highway 101 near Bailey Avenue

Esteban Ontiveros Jr. Killed in Car Accident on Highway 101 near Bailey Avenue in San Jose


San Jose, California (February 4, 2020) – A man who was killed in a car accident in San Jose, Santa Clara County, on Sunday has been identified.

According to Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office, the victim was 22-year-old Esteban Ontiveros Jr. of Morgan Hill.

Esteban Ontiveros Jr. was driving a 2010 Hyundai Accent northbound on Highway 101 near Bailey Avenue when he crashed into the rear of a 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander.

The Hyundai spun and was hit by a 2019 Freghtliner Cascadia big-rig, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The Hyundai reportedly overturned and caught fire.

Mr. Ontiveros Jr., who was ejected from his vehicle, was hit by a passing a 2012 Mazda 3. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other information was provided.

The CHP is investigating the cause of the fatal collision.

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.