Morgan Hill, California (February 5, 2020) – 39-year-old Tapelu Tapelu has been identified as the man who
was killed in an alleged DUI car accident that happened on Sunday night in
The fatal crash was reported at around 8 p.m.
February 2, on Condit Road near East Dunne Avenue.
Tapelu was driving a Nissan Altima southbound on Condit Road when, for unknown reasons, he collided head-on with a northbound Audi driven by a 49-year-old Morgan Hill woman.
According to the California Highway Patrol,
Tapelu was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and was killed in
The Audi driver was trapped inside the car and
was extricated by firefighters who responded to the incident.
The unidentified woman was airlifted to an
area hospital for treatment.
No further information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.