Kendra Czekaj Killed in Crash on Capital City Freeway Near Auburn Boulevard

Victim Was Hit by Car While Chasing Teen Friend in Fatal Sacramento Accident

Fatal Accident 2

Sacramento, CA (January 15, 2020) – A 12-year-old girl was killed while chasing her friend in Sacramento. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of January 15 on the Capital City Freeway.

The situation started at a nearby children’s receiving home on Auburn Boulevard. A 16-year-old girl ran away and her friend, 12-year-old Kendra Czekaj, ran after her.

Czekaj was running across northbound Capital City Freeway, near Watt Avenue. She was trying to catch up to the 16-year-old girl, who was standing in the center median, when she was hit by a car.

Witnesses rendered medical aid to Czekaj, but she died at the accident scene. The driver, a 40-year-old woman from Sacramento, remained at the scene.

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Kendra Czekaj.



January 31, 2020

Bicyclist Injured in Crash on East Stockton Boulevard

Man Hit by Vehicle in Fatal Galt Accident...

October 30, 2019

1 Injured in Crash on Highway 125 Near State Route 94

7 Vehicles Involved in La Mesa Accident...

August 29, 2019

6 Teens Injured After Crashing Into Tree on Portola Drive

Police Pursuit Leads to Santa Cruz Accident Santa Cruz, CA (August 28, 2019) ...

Free Police Report Request

We offer free consultation. No office visit required, we will get back to you within 24 hours.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

What can we do for you?

  • Answer your legal question.
  • Provide a Free Case Evaluation.
  • Schedule an appointment.

Why Choose Us?

  • Available 24/7
  • Trusted Since 1990
  • Local to You
  • Recovered $350,000,000
  • 5 Star Reviews
  • Free Case Evaluation
  • VIP Service
  • No Win, No Fee

Latest Law Post

February 14, 2020

Purdue Gave Healthcare Software Firm Illegal Kickback To Increase Oxycontin Sales

Court documents show that healthcare software firm Practice Fusion received an illegal $1 million kickback from “an unnamed opioid maker” in exchange for helping the opioid maker sell opioid medications. Reuters recently reported that Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma is that opioid maker. NPR also reported that Purdue is said opioid maker.

December 30, 2019

E-Cigarette Use Linked To ‘Cobalt Lung’

A case study published in the European Respiratory Journal in December 2019 described a 49-year-old in California who developed hard-metal pneumoconiosis after using e-cigarettes for only six months. The disease is also known as “cobalt lung.” The National Institutes of Health describes the disease as a “rare but serious disease of the lungs associated with inhalational exposure to tungsten or cobalt dust.”