BRENTWOOD (BCN) — A 27-year-old Hayward woman lost her life early Sunday, when the car she was riding in went off the roadway in Brentwood and collided with a fence, police said.

Brentwood officers responded to a 1:40 a.m. report of a solo vehicle collision at Concord Avenue and Bacchini Lane.

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The preliminary investigation found that a vehicle traveling eastbound on Concord Avenue left the roadway and collided with a wooden split-rail fence.

The female passenger in the vehicle died in the collision. Police are withholding her name pending notification of next of kin.

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The driver of the vehicle suffered major injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

The investigation is continuing into the cause of the collision and what factors may have contributed to it.

Police estimated that Concord Avenue will remain closed until about 9 a.m.

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