Man dies after crashing into work truck on Highway 880

HAYWARD (KRON) — A man is dead and two construction workers are injured following a crash that happened early Saturday morning in Hayward, according to police.

The accident happened around 3:30 a.m. on southbound Highway 880 near Winton Ave., police said.

21-year-old Cameron Behrens of San Jose allegedly crashed a 2015 Nissan into a Caltrans 2016 Dodge Ram 5500 pickup truck, which was legally parked in the construction zone.

When officers arrived a passerby was performing CPR on Behrens, but he died of his injuries, Officer Custodio Lopez said.

One construction worker complained of pain, and another suffered a minor injury because of the crash, according to Lopez.

Behrens breath allegedly smelled of alcohol, Lopez said.

Both cars sustained major damage.

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