At Least 1 Killed in Two-Car Accident in San Leandro
SAN LEANDRO, CA (May 8, 2019) – At least one person died in Tuesday’s two-car accident on the 580 Freeway near the Dutton Avenue off-ramp.
California Highway Patrol officers responded to the scene around 2:30 p.m. Arriving officers found a white Ford Fusion and a tan Buick near the off-ramp from the eastbound 580 Freeway lanes.
According to CHP, at least one person died as a result of the crash.
Soon after, Oakland firefighters responded with a truck and engine, and a SigAlert was issued at 2:48 p.m.
Reports had not specified how the incident happened or how many occupants suffered injuries. However, an investigation pertaining to the cause and events are underway.
By 5:45 p.m. the off-ramp reopened to commuters and crews lifted the SigAlert.
Our deepest thoughts and sympathies go out to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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