CHP – NBC Bay Area


One person was injured following a shooting on Interstate 580 in Livermore on Thursday, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Just before 2 p.m., CHP officers responded to a call for shots fired on eastbound I-580 near First Street in Livermore.

CHP said eastbound traffic lanes were closed at 2:10 p.m. before reopening around 5:00 p.m.

According to the CHP, the victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident sent traffic back for miles as vehicles were diverted from the freeway at North Livermore Avenue.

Aerial coverage from NBC Bay Area’s SkyRanger showed California Highway Patrol officers walking the eastbound lanes, scouring the area for evidence.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact the CHP Investigation Line at (707) 917-4491.

Traffic was blocked for miles on eastbound I-580 in Livermore due to police activity.


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