Suspected DUI Driver Involved in Hit-and-Run Collision on 7th Street
OAKLAND, CA (February 9, 2019) – There was damage reported in a hit-and-run crash on the 880 Freeway near the 7th Street off-ramp, early Saturday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at 5:47 AM, over . Based on their report, there were two vehicles involved in the incident. A drunk motorist driving a black Kia was swerving in and out of lanes before it collided with a silver Nissan Frontier and left the scene.
The paramedics were called for needed medical attention. After that, they confirmed that there were no injuries or complaints of pain from the involved motorists.
The pickup truck suffered a blown-out left-front tire and moderate front-end damage.
An investigation is ongoing to identify and locate the hit-and-run driver. Therefore, no additional information has been released to the public. The investigation is ongoing at this time.
Do not leave the scene after getting involved in the accident, especially if you are under the influence. In the first place, never get behind the wheel if you find yourself under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Be responsible.
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