Police activity on eastbound I-580 in Oakland snarls afternoon commute

UPDATE 5:55 P.M.: Several suspects have been detained, according to police.

UPDATE: Oakland police said four people were in the car, and one has been detained. The search for them continues.

Police said they were robbery suspects. Oak Knoll and Granada was the start of the search, police said.

OAKLAND (KRON) — Eastbound I-580 at 98th Ave in Oakland, the right lanes and off ramp are closed due to police activity, according to California Highway Patrol officials.

The incident was reported at around 3:53 p.m. Officials described the scene as Severe Traffic Alert. Details about the incident have not been released.

According to CHP logs, the lanes three and four have been blocked after a car careened into the center divide and scattering debris across the roadway.

Motorists are advised to expect delays and to avoid the area. There is no estimated time for re-opening the roadway.

Stay with KRON 4 News for more on this developing story.

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