A 28-year-old San Leandro man was killed in a motorcycle crash in
East Oakland Thursday night, according to Oakland police.
The incident was reported at 7:39 p.m. after the motorcyclist was
struck by an SUV on Russet Street and 107th Avenue, police said.
The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his
injuries, police said.
The SUV driver remained at the scene and was cooperating with
investigators, police said.
Speed appears to have been a factor in the crash, police said, and
investigators are looking into whether alcohol or drugs contributed to the
The Alameda County coroner's bureau has not yet released the