Police temporarily shutdown I-580 due to high-risk traffic stop in Oakland

OAKLAND (KRON) — Police right now are investigating reports of an armed vehicle in Oakland Friday afternoon.

The incident happened at around 5:20 p.m. near 98th Avenue on Interstate 580, near the Oakland Zoo.

According to Oakland police, officers are conducting a high-risk stop of the suspect vehicle.

The freeway was temporarily shutdown but officers cleared the lanes just before 5:20 p.m., according to police.

It is unclear what prompted officers to pull the car over.

No further information is being released at this time.

Stay with KRON4 News for developing information on this story.

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