Fremont Car Accident Involving Tesla and Ford Ranger Pickup Truck On Interstate 880 Freeway Leaves One Dead And Two Injured
FREMONT,CALIFORNIA (August 27, 2019) – One person is dead and to other people have been injured in a car accident involving a Tesla and Ford Ranger on the Interstate 880 Freeway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident first took place around 6:36 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation, the Tesla rear-ended the Ford Ranger.
A passenger in the Ford Ranger was ejected from the vehicle and seriously injured. He had to be transported to the Eden Medical Center where he later died.
Two other people were injured but are expected to recover.
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