Adrienne Smith Seriously Hurt in Fatal Healdsburg Crash on U.S. Highway 101 


Adrienne Smith Injured in Deadly Healdsburg Car Accident on U.S. Highway 101 

Adrienne Smith Injured in Deadly Healdsburg Car Accident on U.S. Highway 101

Healdsburg, California – Adrienne Smith, 19, Santa Rosa sustained major injuries following an incident where her vehicle rolled over on the side of the roadway near Healdsburg, killing her boyfriend on Monday morning.

According to CHP, shortly after 12:15 a.m., Smith was driving a Ford Focus southbound on U.S. Highway 101 when, for undetermined reasons, she drifted off the right side of the road south of Dry Creek Road.

The Ford went down an embankment and crashed into a tree .

Smith sustained major injuries while her boyfriend, Kyle Hayes, 20, of Mendocino, had life-threatening injuries. 

They were both taken to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, where Hayes succumbed to his injuries on Monday afternoon.

The CHP is handling the 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.”

“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.