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On Wednesday, August 5th, Oakland A’s, a professional baseball team based in Oakland, California, revealed that they filed a negligence lawsuit against California Department of Toxic Substances Control. The agency oversees metal shredding facilities at the Port of Oakland, Schnitzer Steel. The team president of A’s, Dave Kaval, said that their plan to build a …

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A 50-year-old motorcyclist lost his life after his motorcycle collided with a car on Highway 24 in Oakland, California. Christopher Jones, 50, passed away on Wednesday night, July 29th, from injuries sustained in the collision. The California Highway Patrol said that the crash happened at about 11:17 p.m. near Caldecott Tunnel in the eastbound lanes …

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Updated reports of a car accident in East Oakland, California, revealed the name of the woman killed in a two-vehicle collision in the city. On Thursday, July 16th, the Alameda County Coroner named Tahara Day, 31, of San Leandro, as the fatal victim.  The woman lost her life on Monday night, July 13th, after the …

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Courtney Pilkington

Four months after a deadly hit-and-run accident claimed the life of a mother of seven, a suspect has been arrested. According to accident reports, 26-year-old Henry Melendez was taken into custody in Los Angeles by U.S. Marshals. The Oakland Police Department confirmed this on Wednesday. He was captured in connection with the January 17 death …

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Phylette Harrison

Authorities, on Thursday, May 14, identified Henry Melendez, 26, as the alleged hit-and-run driver that killed a pedestrian in a collision on 98th Avenue, Oakland, California. Accident reports revealed that the crash happened earlier in the year on January 17. Police reports state that the suspect was driving a white Nissan Maxima when he struck …

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Bob Swain

One person died last weekend in a crash in Oakland, California, after a vehicle she was riding in drove off the road. The Alameda County Coroner’s office, in updated accident reports released on Thursday, May 14, named the decedent as Marlene Martinez, 28. The incident took place at night on Sunday, May 10, in the …

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Ashley Ross

An eight-year-old and a 13-year-old were killed in a multi-vehicle crash on Thursday, according to California accident reports. The accident on Interstate 580 forced the closure of several westbound lanes for an extended period.  Authorities from the Alameda County Coroner’s Office said the victims were Candace Parks, 8, and Elijah Naidu, 13. The two were …

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Waynette Hunter

The woman who died earlier this week after a vehicle she was riding in tragically collided with another in the Oakland area of California has been identified. The Alameda County Coroner’s Office, on Tuesday, April 28, named the victim, whose family may likely involve a car accident lawyer, as 29-year-old Waynette Hunter. The incident took …

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Miguel Rodriguez

On Monday, April 6, one week after a 29-year-old Oakland man, Desmond King, was killed in a vehicle-pedestrian collision in Oakland, California, the Oakland Police Department has disclosed the charges leveled against the alleged culprit. Given the circumstances, the expertise of a drunk driving attorney may be required. Witness accounts reveal that the alleged DUI …

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Nicole Johnson

Two people were killed on Sunday in Oakland, California, after a vehicle swerved off the freeway and collided with a concrete barrier. Authorities disclosed the name of the female driver as Nicole Johnson, 32. The identity of the male passenger was revealed as Cleophas Fuller, a 33-year-old resident of Oakland. The fatal crash occurred on …

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