40-Year-Old Woman Dies, Child Injured in Auto Accident near Embarcadero

OAKLAND, CA (September 12, 2022) – Saturday afternoon, one woman was killed and two were injured in a car crash on Dennison Street.

The incident happened around 12:12 p.m., on the 1900 block of Dennison Street near Embarcadero on September 3rd.

For reasons under investigation, a man lost control of a vehicle and collided with a parked semi-truck. Upon impact, the 40-year-old female passenger suffered fatal injuries.

In addition, medics transported the 35-year-old male driver and a 3-year-old boy to a nearby hospital for further treatment.

Crews closed down the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Meanwhile, police have yet to identify if alcohol, drugs, or speed were the factors of the crash. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact local authorities as soon as possible.

Once available, further details will be provided about the car crash on Dennison Street.

During this devastating time, the team at Sweet James would like to offer their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved one.

The death of a family member is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 975-3435. Click here to request a police report.

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