Traffic Crash on Interstate 580 Left One Fatality

OAKLAND, CA (February 21, 2022) – On Monday, one man died in a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 580, authorities said.

The crash took place at the east of the Park Boulevard exit in the westbound direction of Interstate 580 around 9:50 p.m.

Furthermore, CHP concluded that the man exited his car on the interstate for reasons unknown. Meanwhile one vehicle struck him while walking in the lanes of freeway traffic, before being hit by second vehicle on the roadway.

Consequently the unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene.

However, the drivers of the two vehicles did not sustain injuries and cooperated with authorities.

Moreover, CHP believed that neither alcohol nor drug were a factor in the crash.

Additionally, an investigation into the fatal collision is still ongoing.


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