Crash in West Berkeley causes moderate injuries to 3

Car crash. Photo: BPD
A two-car crash caused moderate injuries Saturday morning. Photo: BPD

A car crash in West Berkeley on Saturday morning caused moderate injuries for three motorists, authorities report.

The Berkeley Police Department said two vehicles were involved in the crash, which took place at San Pablo Avenue and Addison Street shortly before 8:40 a.m.

BPD and the Berkeley Fire Department responded.

One of the vehicles went into a building, said Lt. Andrew Rateaver, BPD watch commander, and caused minor damage.


All three of the injured parties were taken to the hospital for treatment. 

Police asked motorists to avoid the area during the investigation.

Police released a Nixle alert describing traffic delays in the area due to the crash.

Car crash. Photo: BPD
A two-car crash caused moderate injuries Saturday morning. Photo: BPD

This post was updated after the initial publication to include additional information from BPD.

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