1 Killed, 3 Injured in Highway 395 Rollover Crash near Coso Junction


Ridgecrest Man Killed in Coso Junction Crash on Highway 395

Ridgecrest Man Killed in Coso Junction Crash on Highway 395

Coso Junction, California – A man was killed in a Highway 395 rollover crash that happened near Coso Junction on Monday evening.

Three other people were hospitalized following the collision at about 5:42 p.m. August 31.

According to authorities, a black 2005  Chevrolet Suburban traveling on the highway drifted into the median for unknown reasons.

The driver then swerved back across both lanes and ended up in the dirt shoulder, where the vehicle overturned multiple times. The vehicle also impacted a barbed wire fence.

The driver of the Chevrolet, a 29-year-old Ridgecrest man was killed in the crash.

Passengers in the vehicle were injured. Julie Perry, 39, of Ridgecrest sustained lacerations to her face, Ruth Johns, 51, of Ridgecrest, suffered a shoulder injury, and Michael Deleon, 47, of Ridgecrest, had a cut to his head.

The CHP is investigating the wreck.

Arin Khodaverdian, CEO and Managing Attorney 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. Swift action by an intelligent and experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

“Usually, clients hire me immediately after their first consultation because they quickly figure out that I will treat them like family. I lift a weight off their shoulders immediately. That is my job. We simply leave no stone unturned – period. We go after everyone and everything. There is no other way to ensure justice,” Mr. Khodaverdian states.

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. We have numerous other 6-figure settlements within 30 days. While these results are atypical and do not predict future outcomes, justice in these cases helped bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the families.”

Mr. Khodaverdian is the recipient of numerous accolades including one of the: Top 10 Wrongful Death Settlements in CA in 2019; Top 10 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in CA in 2019; Top 10 Truck Accident Settlements in CA in 2019, and Top 10 Motorcycle Accident Settlements in CA in 2019. He is a Berkeley graduate and proud personal injury and wrongful death attorney. He is personally available 24/7 for free, no-obligation consultations and second opinions by calling 800-984-4123. He can also be reached via email using the contact form on this site.