Man Killed in Single-Car Accident on Skyline Boulevard in Oakland Identified as Roy Woo


Roy Woo Killed, 1 Injured in Oakland Car Crash on Skyline Boulevard  Thursday Night  

Man Killed in Single-Car Accident on Skyline Boulevard in Oakland Identified as Roy Woo

Oakland, California – Authorities have identified a man killed in a single-car accident on Skyline Boulevard in the Oakland hills as 42-year-old Roy Woo of Oakland.

According to Oakland police, a 39-year-old Oakland man was driving a 2020 BMW M340i east on Skyline with his friend Woo.

For unknown reasons, the driver lost control of the car and went left of the roadway, crashing into a dirt embankment before striking several trees.

The incident was reported at around 10:11 p.m. on September 17, in the 11700 block of Skyline Boulevard.

Woo sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was confirmed dead at the scene.

The driver suffered unspecified injuries and was taken to the hospital.

The name and the condition of the driver at this time are unknown.

It wasn’t clear whether speed or intoxication played a role in the crash.

Police are investigating to determine what led to the crash.

Anyone with more details about the crash is encouraged to call traffic investigators at 510-777-8570.

Arin Khodaverdian, CEO and Managing Attorney 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. Swift action by an intelligent and experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

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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. We have numerous other 6-figure settlements within 30 days. While these results are atypical and do not predict future outcomes, justice in these cases helped bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the families.”

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