Alamedan Killed in Vehicle Accident

Alamedan Killed in Vehicle Accident

An Alameda resident was killed Sunday, March 6, following a crash in East Oakland while riding his motorcycle, according to Oakland police.

Raul Marquez, 41, was riding east on Bancroft Avenue when his bike struck the center divider, ejecting him, according to police.

The crash occurred a little before 8 p.m. in the 5800 block of Bancroft Avenue.

Paramedics took Marquez to Highland Hospital where he died.

The crash is under investigation. Anyone with information about it can call the Oakland Police Department’s traffic investigation unit at (510) 777-8570.