At Least 1 Injured in Car Accident on 880 Freeway Near 23rd Avenue
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, November 3rd
November 3, 2018 – A suspected DUI collision occurred early Saturday on the northbound Interstate 880 Freeway, according to ABC News.
The crash was first reported at 3:40 a.m.
As per the article, a vehicle driven by an unidentified Hayward woman crashed into multiple support beams along the freeway. The beams were holding steel girders of the new 23rd Avenue overpass that was being constructed, officials said.
Shortly after the accident, paramedics said at least one person was hurt in the wreck. The identity of the victim, and their recent condition have not been disclosed.
Suspected DUI Driver Arrested After Oakland Car Crash Saturday
Authorities mentioned the driver of the car that slammed into beams was arrested following the crash on suspicion of DUI. At this time, further investigation on the case is ongoing.
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In this case, the Hayward woman driving the vehicle is believed to have been driving under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision. DUI which is considered as a serious crime throughout the state which has corresponding criminal penalties for the suspect. The kinds of the charges to be filed depend on factors including the prior convictions of the alleged DUI driver, the severity of the offense, the level of intoxication and the injuries caused to another individual.
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