Montclair, California (February 9, 2020) – Two people were killed and two others were seriously injured
in a suspected DUI car accident that happened on Saturday night in Montclair,
The fatal accident was reported at around
10:30 p.m. February 8, at the intersection of Howard Street and Ramona Avenue.
Montclair police said an SUV and a sedan collided for unknown reasons still under investigation.
According to the California Highway Patrol,
two adults who were riding inside the sedan died in the crash.
A 5-year-old boy who was also riding in the
sedan was rushed to an area hospital in a critical condition.
A 32-year-old Garden Grove man in the second
vehicle was also hospitalized in critical condition.
The authorities closed the intersection for
several hours to allow for examination of the scene.
Although an investigation is ongoing, the authorities believe impairment was a factor in the accident.
The Montclair Police Department asked anyone
with information regarding the crash to call them at 909-621-4771.
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.