The fatal AC Transit bus accident happened at the corner of California St. and Ashby Ave. in Berkeley. Bus accident attorney Daniel Weltin won an $8 million settlement in a case against AC Transit last year. Photo: Google Maps.
The Berkeley Police Department said that a red sedan traveling south on California Street was struck broadside by an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit bus traveling west on Ashby Avenue. The driver of the sedan was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver has not been identified.
Media reports say the impact of the drove the bus and the sedan into a parked car and a nearby home.
San Leandro accident attorney Daniel Weltin won an $8 million personal injury settlement against AC Transit in 2017.