Maria Rivas, Eva Lopez, and Veronica Luna Killed in Highway 99 Crash

Pixley Wrong-Way Accident Caused by DUI

Pixley, CA (October 14, 2018) – Three women were killed when they were hit by a drunk driver in Pixley. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of October 14 on Highway 99.

Brenda Garcia was driving drunk on southbound Highway 99 near the Court Avenue off-ramp when she hit a Nissan head on. She was driving in the wrong direction at the time.

Three women from Northridge were killed in the crash. They have been identified as Maria Rivas, 77, Eva Lopez, 75, and Veronica Luna, 45. All three are related.

Garcia, 23, does not remember how she got on the freeway in the wrong direction. She is currently hospitalized for her injuries, but will be arrested for DUI when released.

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Maria Rivas, Eva Lopez, and Veronica Luna.

We understand what you are going through. The personal injury lawyers at Nadrich & Cohen have extensive experience in representing family members who have lost a loved one in an accident. We know how to get all of the compensation that you deserve. Our team of investigators, lawyers and paralegals can help guide you through the process of making a claim and recovering from your unfortunate loss. Call 1-800-718-4658 today to speak with a wrongful death attorney at our law firm.

If you are the accident victim or a family member of the victim, Nadrich & Cohen will request a copy of the police report and provide it to you free of charge. Please complete the Free Police Report Request Form on this page, or call us directly at 1-800-718-4658. We are here to help.

Nadrich & Cohen is an active donor and supporter of several local MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) chapters throughout California.


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