CHP Officer Injured in Crash on Bay Bridge
Car Sideswipes Officer in Oakland Accident
Oakland, CA (August 14, 2019) – A CHP motorcycle officer was injured after getting hit by a car in Oakland. The accident occurred on the morning of August 14 on the Bay Bridge.
The officer was conducting a traffic stop just past the toll plaza on westbound Interstate Highway 80. A vehicle cut across two lanes and sideswiped the officer.
The motorcycle went down and the officer was taken to a local hospital. The extent of his injuries is unknown, but he is expected to make a full recovery. The driver of the car remained at the accident scene.