East Bay freeway reopens after deadly hit-and-run

SAN PABLO (KRON) — All lanes of westbound Interstate 80 at San Pablo Dam Rd. in San Pablo are now open following a fatal collision Monday morning, according to California Highway Patrol officials.

The accident was first reported at 6:22 a.m. and involved a motorcycle and a big-rig. At least one person was killed, CHP officials said.

At 6:38 a.m. a traffic alert was issued because almost all lanes were blocked.

The big-rig fled the scene, according to a CHP report.

A check point has been set up in an attempt to find the big-rig driver.

Around 8:15 a.m. CHP reported all lanes reopened.

There is still no word on the hit-and-run driver.

Further details are not yet available.

This is the second fatal crash in San Pablo this morning.



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