1 Dead, Several Injured in Oakland Car Crash on Interstate 580 near Dutton Avenue
Oakland, California (September 15, 2021) – A person died and several others were injured in a multi-vehicle collision that happened in Oakland on Tuesday night, the California Highway Patrol said.
The accident was reported at around 9 p.m. September 14, on Interstate 580 near the Dutton Avenue off-ramp.
According to the CHP report, two vehicles collided for unknown reasons.
Due to the impact of the collision, one vehicle crashed into a center divider before coming to a stop in the fast lane, and the other vehicle came to rest in the slow lane.
At least six other vehicles were involved in the crash and sustained damages from driving over debris from the original collision, causing one vehicle to overturn.
Fatal Multi-Car Accident on I-580 Freeway in Oakland
Paramedics alongside Oakland Fire Department firefighters responded and attended to several victims.
One person was rushed to the hospital but sadly succumbed to their injuries.
More details about the crash were not provided.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact CHP Oakland at 510-450-3821 or 800-TELL-CHP.
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