OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A 16-year-old San Pablo boy died when his car was hit by a big rig in the middle lanes of northbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland early Friday morning, California Highway Patrol officials said.
CHP officers were called at 12:49 a.m. about a Toyota Celica blocking the middle lanes at Market Street. As the officers were responding, the Toyota was hit by the big rig.
Officers arrived and found Roandy Samayoa Calderon outside the car suffering from fatal injuries, CHP officials said. Officers don’t know whether Samayoa Calderon was inside the car when the big rig hit it or if he was outside his vehicle.
The driver of the truck was not injured and stopped after the crash, according to the CHP.
Traffic was diverted off the freeway at Market Street while officers investigated. All lanes reopened at about 3 a.m.
Anyone with more information about the crash is asked to call the Oakland CHP office at (510) 457-2875.
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