HAYWARD, Calif. (BCN)– A pedestrian was killed early Friday morning along northbound Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward, a California Highway Patrol spokesperson said. Officers were called at 3:24 a.m. following a report of two people in the center divider south of the A Street off-ramp.
Officers arrived and located one woman who was placed on a mental health hold, Officer Zachary Hunter said. Officers then passed a gray Ford in the gore point.
An occupant in the Ford said their vehicle hit something that jumped out in front of it. That something turned out to be a person, Hunter said. The person was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Hunter said it’s unclear whether the collision killed the other person seen in the center divider. A homeless encampment is nearby, Hunter said.
The name of person killed was not immediately available from the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.
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