The East Bay Times reports a vehicle hit an unidentified woman at 5:00 a.m. at the corner of 98th Avenue and Sunnyside Street.
Police say the southbound vehicle struck the woman as she crossed 98th Avenue. Doctors pronounced her dead at an area hospital.
Police have not released a description of the vehicle or its driver.
Police and Crime Stoppers have offered up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of the driver. So call police at 510-777-8570 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572 if you have any information.
The tragic East Oakland hit-and-run is a reminder of how fast lives are changed by someone else’s careless act.
Because drivers will often claim the person was crossing recklessly, or out of the marked crossing, you should get a qualified pedestrian accident lawyer. You owe it to yourself and to your family.
There’s no obligation, and you only pay if we win your case.