Byron Banks Killed in Willowbrook Crash on El Segundo and Avalon Boulevards


Byron Banks Killed in Willowbrook Accident on El Segundo and Avalon Boulevards

Byron Banks Killed in Willowbrook Accident on El Segundo and Avalon Boulevards

Willowbrook, California – Byron Banks, 57, of Long Beach, was killed in a Willowbrook crash on El Segundo and Avalon boulevards Thursday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

At around 5:10 p.m. March 4, CHP said Banks was driving a 2003 Honda south on Avalon Boulevard when he slammed into the back of a 2015 Toyota that was stopped for a traffic light at the intersection of El Segundo Boulevard. 

The Honda also crashed into the right side of a 2004 Infiniti, before colliding with a fourth vehicle.

The Toyota hit a 2004 Nissan, then crashed into an unoccupied vehicle at a gas station.

Banks was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

The operator of the Toyota suffered minor injuries.

The CHP is investigating the crash.

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.”

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.