1 Injured in Car Accident on 880 Freeway at High Street in Oakland

Oakland Car Crash
1 Injured in Oakland Car Crash on 880 Freeway at High Street

Oakland, California (March 18, 2023) – One person was hospitalized after being injured in a multi-vehicle collision involving a DUI driver in Oakland on Friday evening.

The accident happened on Interstate 880 Freeway at the High Street off-ramp at around 6:09 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

A vehicle was traveling southbound in the southbound lanes and collided with another car. A third vehicle was involved in the accident.

Officials say the 45-year-old man who was driving the wrong-way car was arrested on suspicion of DUI.

The driver of the second car was hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

The third driver was unhurt.

Additional information about the accident was not provided.

An investigation into the accident is underway.