All lanes have reopened after a pair of collisions blocked all lanes on westbound Interstate Highway 580 for about a half hour in Oakland on Monday evening, the California Highway Patrol said.

The crash was reported at 6:23 p.m. at westbound I-580 just before the Interstate Highway 80 merge to get onto the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Officer Ralph Caggiano said.

One collision involved two cars, and reported no injuries; the other involved three cars and one passenger suffered a leg injury, Caggiano said.

A significant traffic alert was issued at 6:43 p.m., with all lanes blocked on westbound I-580 and one lane on westbound I-80 blocked, Caggiano said.

At 7:12 p.m., the Sig-alert was lifted when all lanes were reopened to traffic, he said.

The one passenger injured was transported to Highland Hospital in Oakland to be treated for a possible broken leg, Caggiano said.

Caggiano said it is unknown if anyone else was injured in the three-car wreck.

Drivers were diverted to I-80 through Emeryville to get onto the Bay Bridge while the road was being cleared, the CHP said.



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