1 Killed in Oakland Accident
Oakland, CA (May 9, 2018) – A two-car crash in Oakland has killed a woman. The fatal accident happened on the evening of May 9 at the intersection of I-80 and I-880.
A Nissan Armada and BMW sedan were involved in the accident. One vehicle was driving recklessly before the accident occurred. Both vehicles were blocking the intersection. The BMW sedan had hit the guardrail. There were children inside the Nissan, but there were unharmed.
A woman was found unconscious inside one vehicle. Emergency crews tried to revive her, but she died at the accident scene.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
Any time there is a fatal accident, an extensive investigation will be conducted by law enforcement. As part of the traffic collision investigation, the authorities will take photos of the accident scene, compile measurements at the scene and collect any other relevant evidence which may aid investigation of the crash.
Once the evidence has been compiled and assembled, an investigation team will review the accident cause, which could conclude the use of alcohol or drugs by one or both drivers, vehicle speed, roadway obstructions and other factors.
Once the negligent party or parties have been identified, the accident victim’s family may be able to pursue a wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit against all responsible parties.
If you or a loved one were in a vehicle accident, call the Los Angeles personal injury lawyers at Nadrich& Cohen today. We are available to provide you with a free case evaluation. Let us answer all of your questions. Call us today at 1-800-718-4658.