Daniel Contreras Hit and Killed by Car on 580 Freeway in Oakland

Daniel Contreras Killed in Oakland Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 580 Freeway near Lakeshore Avenue


Oakland, California (December 18, 2019) – 35-year-old Daniel Contreras was struck and killed by a vehicle early Wednesday morning in Oakland, the Alameda County Coroner’s Office reported.

The accident occurred on westbound 580 Freeway, just east of Lakeshore Avenue, at about 4:06 a.m. December 18.

The police said a Mercedes driver lost control of their vehicle and spun out in the westbound lanes and was hit by a pickup truck driven by Contreras.

Contreras exited the car and was struck by the passing Honda sedan.

Contreras was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other information was provided.

An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is ongoing.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.