Drivers Hospitalized after a Wrong-Way Crash on Interstate 580 near Seminary Road

OAKLAND, CA (MAY 3, 2023) – Sunday morning, a wrong-way truck crash on Interstate 580 left two people injured.

The incident happened on April 23rd, just after 7:00 a.m., in the westbound lanes of the interstate near Seminary Road.

According to reports, an Ford F-150 was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes and was intentionally attempting to crash into other vehicles. The wrong-way driver crashed into a Ford F-250 owned by the Oakland City. The drivers of the F-250 and the F-150 both obtained injuries.

Consequently, medics transported both drivers to a local hospital for treatment. Officials later reported that the wrong-way driver suffered major injuries.

Following the crash, investigators have not released any further information regarding the wrong-way crash on Interstate 580.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

If you have been injured in an accident due to a reckless or irresponsible driver, then contact Sweet James. It is their goal to provide you and your loved one the highest quality of legal representation. Their team is dedicated to helping you and your loved one win cases dealing with car accident injury, personal injury, or wrongful death. Their expert attorneys will fight for justice that you and your loved one rightly deserve. Call their office now at (800) 900-0000 or contact us after hours by email.

For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.