Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on 580 Freeway near High Street
OAKLAND, CA (March 26, 2021) – A man died Wednesday evening after a hit-and-run on 580 Freeway in East Oakland.
The accident happened around 10:10 p.m. on March 24 near the High Street off-ramp. CHP official said the man walked in the eastbound lanes of the freeway when a car struck him. He sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene.
The Alameda County Coroner’s Office is trying to identify the man and notify his family. Authorities said he may have been a transient.
The vehicle that hit the victim did not stop. Investigators said it was a dark Nissan sedan.
Anyone with information about the fatality is asked to call the CHP Oakland officer at 510-457-2875.
We would like to express our deepest condolences and caring thoughts to the friends and family of the victim.
With The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, you can trust that you are in excellent hands. We have a success rate of over 99% and have won over $200 million for our clients in thousands of successful settlements. If you have lost a loved one in a hit-and-run accident, call us immediately at (800) 895-7199 for a free consultation. You can reach out to us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Our team is 100% dedicated to assisting our clients throughout every step of the process. And since we work on a contingency basis, you do not have to pay us unless we win your case. Get in touch with us today to also request a copy of the police report from your loved one’s accident.