Suspect at Large Following Deadly Pedestrian Collision near 19th Street

OAKLAND, CA (December 10, 2021) – Early Saturday morning, an elderly pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Broadway.

The fatal incident occurred 1:46 a.m., in the 1900 block of Broadway, authorities said. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

According to the investigators, a four-door gray sedan struck the man who was walking in the southbound traffic lanes. However, the driver fled the scene upon impact without rendering aid to the victim.

Eventually, first responders arrived at the scene and transported the man to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

At this time, Oakland Officials are working to identify the hit-and-run suspect on Broadway.

Police and Crime Stoppers are offering up to $10,000 reward money for information leading to the suspect. Anyone with information about the incident can contact 510-77-8570 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.

Once available, further details will be provided.

The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the victim who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.

Losing someone in a pedestrian accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their personal injury and wrongful death lawyers understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. Click here to request a police report.

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