1 Dead in Oakland Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 880 and Hegenberger Road
OAKLAND, CA (August 4, 2022) – Tuesday night, a man died in a pedestrian crash on Interstate 880 and Hegenberger Road.
The incident occurred at around 11:12 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 880, south of Hegenberger Road.
According to reports, a vehicle struck a man walking on the freeway. Then, officers declared him dead at the scene.
At this time, they haven’t reported why they suspect that the man was on the freeway.
Meanwhile, the vehicle driver sustained minor injuries
Moreover, officers confirmed that the driver has been cooperative with investigators. Also, they confirmed that they found no indication of intoxication in the driver.
Furthermore, the authorities shut down three of the five freeway lanes for more than two hours during the investigation.
Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Oakland
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Interstate 880 and Hegenberger Road will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.