OAKLAND (CBS SF) – A 28-year-old woman killed in a crash off of Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the Oakland hills on Sunday evening has been identified by the Alameda County coroner’s bureau as Marlene Martinez.
Officers responded around 6 p.m. Sunday to a report of a solo-vehicle crash in the 4300 block of Grizzly Peak Boulevard, about a mile north of state Highway 24, according to Oakland police.READ MORE: Three Injured In High-Speed Head-On Collision During Weekend Mobile Sideshow Caravan
They discovered a 2005 Toyota Corolla had been traveling east on the road before veering off, driving through a guardrail and falling down a ravine. Martinez was pronounced dead at the scene and the 23-year-old man driving the Toyota was taken to a hospital in stable condition, police said.READ MORE: Berkeley Announces $50,000 Reward In Cold Case Murder Of Tobias Eagle
Investigators believe speeding and impairment may have contributed to the crash, but did not say whether the driver has been arrested. Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Oakland police Traffic Investigation Unit at (510) 777-8570.MORE NEWS: CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People Can Gather With Each Other Without Masks
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