Pedestrian Dead after Fatal Collision on Market Street

OAKLAND, CA (September 2, 2021) – Early Friday morning, 29-year-old Elisha Gray was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Market Street.

The crash took place around 5:10 a.m., at 200 block of Market Street, as per the police. Officers arrived to the scene shortly after.

Officers from the Oakland Police Department located Gray laying down in the northbound lane. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Evidence from the scene indicates that Gray was most likely struck by a semi-truck who fled the scene. However, there has been no further information released.

Meanwhile, the crash is still currently being investigated.

The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Elisha Gray during this difficult time.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run crash 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 wrongful death attorneys 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 them today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. Click here to request a police report.

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