OAKLAND (BCN) — A woman was in critical condition following a collision Thursday night in Oakland’s Chinatown, police said.
The collision occurred at 9:03 p.m. in the 100 block of Seventh Street, about two blocks from the Lake Merritt BART station.READ MORE: Berkeley Police Arrest Convicted Sex Offender For Allegedly Accosting Teens, Claiming To Be Police Officer
Police said a person in a Chevrolet truck was driving east on Seventh Street crossing Madison Street when the woman walked into the road outside of a crosswalk.
The driver had a green light and the truck hit the woman, who was taken to a hospital afterward.READ MORE: 'This Is The Worst Time' – Half Moon Bay Merchants Blast PG&E Utility Work, Highway 92 Backups Before Holidays
Police don’t know yet whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
An investigation is underway and anyone with information can call the Police Department’s traffic investigation unit at (510) 777-8570.MORE NEWS: COVID: Vaccine Mandate Protesters Disrupt Healdsburg Council Meeting, Force Members To Meet Virtually
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