OAKLAND (BCN) — A person walking in the eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland was struck and killed by a vehicle late Wednesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Officers responded to a 10:11 p.m. report of someone walking on the highway near the High Street off-ramp. The pedestrian was struck by a car minutes later.READ MORE: Vandals Smear Chauvin Defense Witness' Former Santa Rosa Home With Pig's Blood
Authorities closed the eastbound lanes and diverted traffic to the High Street off-ramp. All lanes were reopened by 11:57 p.m.READ MORE: After a Night of Protest Vandalism, Oakland Businesses Pick Up the Pieces
No further information was available about the pedestrian or the crash.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
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