OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN) - A pedestrian died tonight on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland when a vehicle struck them, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The collision was reported at about 9:10 p.m. on Highway 580 just east of Coolidge Avenue.
All but one lane of westbound Highway 580 is blocked at High Street, CHP officials said. A Sig-alert was issued at 9:27 p.m.
Unfortunately, we have to report that a vehicle has struck a pedestrian on westbound I-580 near High Street in Oakland, which caused fatal injury to the pedestrian. All lanes blocked. @CHPoakland is investigating this incident. pic.twitter.com/kewa6QWrmO— CHP Golden Gate (@CHP_GoldenGate) April 13, 2018