Motorcycle Collision near 7th Street Left One Fatality

OAKLAND, CA (February 23, 2022) – A motorcycle crash on Interstate 880 claimed the life of Anthony Coleman early Sunday morning.

According to the CHP, the crash happened just after 12:30 am on northbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland.

Eventually, the Oakland Fire Department crews arrived and located a body in the right lane of the highway and an overturned vehicle south of the 7th Street off-ramp.

The California Highway Patrol issued a SigAlert at 12:53 a.m. to close all northbound lanes.

Later on, the preliminary investigation showed that a BMW in the carpool lane struck a motorcycle from behind at around 12:30 am and rolled over.

The police identified the deceased motorcyclist as 34-year-old Anthony Coleman.

Meanwhile, the driver of the BMW and their passenger remained uninjured.

Oakland Officials are currently investigating the motorcycle crash.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Anthony Coleman.


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