Man killed in Oakland traffic crash

OAKLAND — A 68-year-old Berkeley man was killed Wednesday night when the car he was driving slammed into a parked trailer in West Oakland, police said.

The man’s name has not yet been released.

The fatality happened at about 11:07 p.m. Wednesday in the 2500 block of Campbell Street.

Police said the man was driving a Nissan Altima westbound when he crashed into a parked trailer.

He was trapped in the Nissan and had to be extricated by firefighters.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said it appears alcohol was a factor in the collision.

The crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call police traffic investigators at 510-777-8570.

Check back for updates.


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Source:: The Mercury News – Entertainment


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