Tavea Tarlton Killed in San Bernardino Crash on Kendall Drive and University Parkway


Tavea Tarlton Among 3 Killed in Suspected DUI San Bernardino Accident on Kendall Drive and University Parkway 

Tavea Tarlton Among 3 Killed in Suspected DUI San Bernardino Accident on Kendall Drive and University Parkway

San Bernardino, California – Tavea Tarlton, 31, of Bakersfield was among three victims of a deadly San Bernardino crash that happened late Friday night in the area of Kendall Drive and University Parkway.

The authorities arrested Brandon Jaquez-Perez, 23, of Bloomington on suspicion of DUI following the accident.

According to the San Bernardino Police Department, Jaquez-Perez was driving a Ford Mustang westbound on Kendall Drive at a high rate of speed when he failed to stop for a red light and collided with a Toyota Camry at the intersection of University Parkway.

The crash took place at around 11:47 p.m. November 28.

Tarlton, who was the driver of the Toyota, was killed in the crash.

Four children in the Toyota were taken to a hospital. Two of them, Elizah Tarlton, 4, and Farrow Tarlton, 2, later died at the hospital.

The other children, Dallas Tarlton, 8, and Khamyil Tarlton, 5, had moderate to severe injuries.

Jaquez-Perez was arrested on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated.

The crash is under investigation.

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.”

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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.”

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