Injuries in Multi-Vehicle Crash on 880 Freeway [Oakland, CA]
Oxygen Tanks Spill after Multi-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 880
OAKLAND, CA (December 31, 2019) – At least one person suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on 880 Freeway, Tuesday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 5:40 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, multiple vehicles collided near High Street.
Emergency responders rendered aid to at least one injured person. It is unknown whether or not the injured victim required hospitalization.
Meanwhile, oxygen tanks reportedly blocked several lanes of the freeway. The No. 1 and 2 lanes were blocked during the morning commute but have since reopened.
CHP officers continue to investigate the cause of the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to always be alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Stay within the speed limit, and follow the rules of the road to prevent any dangerous accidents. Always keep an eye out for possible road hazards and stay on guard.
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