[03-27-2022] Alameda County, CA – 71-Year-Old Man Shot Dead Following Multi-Vehicle Crash in Oakland

Oakland police were dispatched to a multi-vehicle traffic collision in the Fruitvale district, where they discovered a man had been shot to death on Sunday evening, March 27, 2022.

[03-27-2022] Alameda County, CA - 71-Year-Old Man Shot Dead Following Multi-Vehicle Crash in OaklandAccording to public information officer Kim Armstead, the shooting was reported just before 6:30 p.m. in the 3300 block of International Boulevard.

When officers arrived to assist with the crash, they discovered a person suffering from a gunshot wound inside one of the cars involved.

Police attempted to save him, but he died, according to Armstead.

The victim was a 71-year-old man, according to Oakland Councilmember Noel Gallo.

According to Gallo, the victim was shot in the head near 28th and International before colliding near 33rd and International.

Officers discovered what they believed to be a shooting scene. They believe the man was shot while driving, which resulted in his car colliding with other vehicles.

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In some cases, road rage manifests in rude gestures, verbal insults, threatening behaviors, and aggressive driving.

Most fatal car accidents are caused by aggressive driving due to road rage. According to a year-long investigation, 30 people are killed, and 1,800 are injured in road rage incidents every year.

According to Everytown Research & Policy, road rage-related injuries and deaths have risen since 2018.

A person was shot and injured or killed in a road rage incident every 18 hours in 2021. More people were killed or injured in road rage incidents last year than ever before.

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