One dead in accident I-580 in Oakland

OAKLAND (KRON) — At least one person was killed in a car accident Wednesday morning on Interstate 580 in Oakland.

The accident was reported on westbound 580 around 4:29 a.m. at Harrison Street.

A dark gray sedan stopped in the middle lane and the driver exited the vehicle, according to California Highway Patrol.

The male driver was then struck by another vehicle.


Multiple vehicles were involved in the accident as well.

The right lanes on westbound 580 were blocked. CHP also blocked the off-ramp for Interstate 980 towards Downtown Oakland.

Around 6:36 a.m. KRON4’s Robin Winston confirmed that all lanes were reopened.

The man killed has been identified as 35-year-old Marquez White.




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