Pedestrian Dead after Oakland Shuttle Bus Crash on 14th Street
OAKLAND, CA (October 24, 2019) — A man died after a shuttle bus crash on 14th Street near Oakland library on Wednesday, October 23.
A shuttle bus struck an elderly man at the intersection of 14th and Madison streets just before 8 a.m., according to the police. It happened just around the corner from the Alameda County administration building and the Rene C. Davidson Courthouse.
Medics brought the elderly man to the hospital where he later died from his injuries.
Officers shut down the streets as police investigated and interviewed several witnesses. A pair of shoes could be seen underneath the bus.
It was not immediately determined what company the bus was associated with. Besides the driver, there were two other occupants on the bus. They were not hurt in the collision. The driver cooperated with investigators.
Any person who may have witnessed the incident can contact Oakland police traffic investigators at (510) 777-8570.
Our hearts and deepest sympathies go out to the bereaved family and friends of the victim. We wish you steadfast support and courage during this awful time.
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