Man Killed in Napa County Accident on State Highway 29 


Santa Rosa Man Dies in Napa County Crash on State Highway 29 

Santa Rosa Man Dies in Napa County Crash on State Highway 29 

Napa County, California – A 64-year-old Santa Rosa Man was killed in a Napa County accident that took place on State Highway 29, southeast of Calistoga, on Monday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

At around 10:10 a.m., CHP said Philip Popick, 30, of Calistoga, was driving a 2015 Subaru southbound on Highway 29 just south of Larkmead Lane when he drove into the opposing traffic and collided head-on with a 1997 Infiniti.

The Santa Rosa man was driving the Infiniti and was killed in the crash. His Passenger, a 62-year-old woman from Santa Rosa, suffered severe injuries and was flown to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.

CHP said, Popick suffered major injuries and was transported by ambulance to Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa.

Popick was placed under arrest on suspicion of felony DUI causing injuries.

State Highway 29 was closed between Bale Lane to Larkmead Road and motorists were advised to use the Silverado Trail. 

The cause of the accident 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.”

“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.