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Person outside disabled car on Interstate 580 killed after truck slams into their vehicle

LIVERMORE — A person standing outside their disabled car on Interstate 580 in Livermore was killed Wednesday morning when the vehicle hit them after it was struck by a truck, the California Highway Patrol said.

Authorities have not yet released any information about the person killed.

The CHP said the person killed was driving a car that became disabled in the far right lane of the freeway near Greenville Road. It was not immediately known if the vehicle was involved in some kind of minor solo-collision.

The driver got out and was standing near the car when it was hit by a big-rig truck, causing the vehicle to hit the driver. The person was pronounced dead on the freeway. No other injuries were reported

The truck driver remained on the scene.

A SigAlert was issued about 7 a.m. and some eastbound lanes were shut down for hours while the CHP investigated.

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call the CHP’s Dublin office at 925-828-0466.

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