Car Falls from Overpass in Emeryville Leaving One Person Dead
EMERYVILLE, CA (November 22, 2018) – One person was killed following a rollover crash Thursday morning in Emeryville, the California Highway Patrol reported.
The fatal crash happened a little after 7:00 a.m. on eastbound 80 Freeway, just West of Powell Street off-ramp.
CHP officials said a car was traveling eastbound on the freeway when for unknown reasons, it lost control, fell from the overpass above the freeway and overturned. Tragically, one fatality was found as a result of the accident.
The crash prompted officials to issue a SigAlert in the area, closing all freeway lanes for unknown duration. All lanes were re-opened roughly around 11:38 a.m.
Due to several factors remained unclear, investigation is ongoing.
We express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victim during this time of grief.
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