HAYWARD (CBS SF) – All lanes of southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward were reopened Wednesday morning following a fatal motorcycle crash just south of Tennyson Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
At about 6:20 a.m., CHP officers responded to a call about a motorcyclist down in the No. 3 southbound lane, CHP spokesman Officer Manuel Leal said.READ MORE: Man Who Spent 46 Years In Prison Wrongly Convicted of San Francisco Rape, Murder Finally Exonerated
It appears that the rider was splitting lanes when he ran into the back of a pickup truck, flew off his motorcycle and was struck by at least one vehicle, Leal said.
At least four lanes of the highway were closed until just before 9 a.m., when the scene was cleared.READ MORE: Wells Fargo Bank Robbed At Stonestown Galleria Mall in San Francisco
It’s unclear if speed was a factor in the crash, but drugs or alcohol are not suspected, Leal said.
The motorcyclist was identified by the Alameda County coroner’s bureau as 27-year-old Patrick Custodio of San Leandro.MORE NEWS: Newsom Administration Calls For Banning New Oil Drilling Near Neighborhoods, Schools
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