Early this morning, at approximately 12:49 AM, Oakland CHP Officers received a call of a Toyota Celica blocking the middle lanes on I-880 northbound at Market Street. While Officers were responding to the Celica, it was struck by a Semi-Truck. Upon arrival on scene, Officers discovered the driver of the Celica lying in the #1 lane suffering from fatal injuries.
It is unknown if the driver of the Celica was standing outside in the lanes or within his vehicle when the semi-truck hit the Celica.
Traffic was diverted to the Market Street off ramp while the investigation was conducted, and all lanes were reopened at approximately 3:00 AM. This collision is currently under investigation. If you have any information regarding this collision, please contact the Oakland CHP Office at 510-457-2875.