OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A motorcyclist died in a traffic crash Wednesday afternoon in Oakland, California Highway Patrol officials said.
The crash was reported at 4:15 p.m. on southbound Interstate Highway 880 just north of Fifth Street.READ MORE: As COVID Delta Variant Infections Subside Experts Warn of Winter Surge
CHP Sgt. Ubaldo Ferreira said the motorcyclist was splitting lanes at about 40 mph when a silver Mercedes Benz went left and struck the bike.READ MORE: Concord Restaurant, Bar Patrons Divided Over Vaccine Mandate
The motorcyclist was ejected and landed on the ground. He was taken to Highland Hospital where he died, Ferreira said.
The man was in his 30s and from the Sacramento area. No one else was injured.MORE NEWS: Newsom Signs Law to Replace Fr. Serra Statue With Memorial to Indigenous Californians
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