Flash: Active shooter on 580 in East Oakland

Bay City News
Friday February 17, 2017 - 10:00:00 AM

Eastbound Interstate Highway 580 is shut down as Oakland police deal with an active shooter in East Oakland this morning.

A man armed with a rifle is in the area of 98th Avenue and Golf Links Road, according to police.

The California Highway Patrol has shut down eastbound Highway 580. As of about 9:40 a.m., CHP officials said shots were still being fired.

There have no reports of any injuries. Police are asking people to avoid the area.