Oakland, CA – Car Crash on 14th St Results in Injuries
Oakland, CA (August 20, 2020) – An auto accident reported in downtown Oakland resulted in injuries and delays throughout the area on Wednesday. Just before 3 p.m., on August 19, the police, firefighters, and EMS in Oakland responded to the scene of a crash on 14th Street.
Reports provided by local sources demonstrate that a crash took place involving a silver SUV and a white SUV on 14th Street at the intersection with Jefferson Street for unknown reasons. Police and firefighters responded to the site and secured the area. Both vehicles sustained damages in the crash. Medical personnel rendered aid to at least one person at the scene of the crash before transporting an unknown number of victims to area hospitals for further treatment. At this time, the cause of the crash is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident.
Car Accidents in California
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