Joshua Tree, California (October 17, 2019) – The authorities have disclosed the identity of
a motorcyclist who was seriously injured in a collision with a car at an
intersection in Joshua Tree on Monday afternoon.
According to a local news
source, the motorcycle accident happened in the area of Twentynine Palms
Highway and El Reposo Circle at about 4:55 p.m. October 14.
The authorities said
64-year-old Aram Barnakian
had been driving a Nissan
Sentra northbound on the roadway before he stopped at the intersection.
As Barnakian began driving
through the intersection, he was struck by a red Honda motorcycle operated by
Jorge Gonzalez, 25, of National City.
The impact of the collision
ejected the rider from his motorcycle.
Gonzalez reportedly suffered
major injuries and was transported to Desert Regional Medical Center.
Barnakian was transported to
Hi-Desert Medical Center in unknown condition.
No further information was
The authorities are
investigating the cause of the accident.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner 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 to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
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. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.