Early Morning High-Speed Crash on 80 Freeway in Pinole Ends in Fatality
PINOLE, CA (January 30, 2019) – At least one person was killed following a high-speed rollover crash early Wednesday morning in Pinole.
The crash happened around 1:11 a.m. on westbound 80 Freeway at Pinole Valley Road off-ramp.
According to an initial report by the CHP, one vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it crashed. It then overturned and caught fire. At least two other vehicles were involved, but no further details were provided.
A SigAlert was issued in the area, blocking all freeway lanes to bring in emergency vehicles.
Responding crews and a coroner confirmed at least one fatality as a result of the crash.
Further details, including the identity of the deceased, were not immediately available. An investigation of this fatal crash is still ongoing.
We would like to share our comfort and well-wishes to the family and friends of the victim. At times like this, we hope they find peace and strength.
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