News Release, Police Department

Fatal Collision - 200 block of Benmore Dr

April 7, 2023


Media Contact:

Officer Cassondra Fovel


Fatal Collision – 200 block of Benmore Dr.

HAYWARD, Calif., On Thursday, April 6, 2023, at about 10:46 p.m., officers responded to the report of a single vehicle collision involving an electric scooter near the 200 block of Benmore Dr.

Officers located the rider, a 56-year-old Hayward resident who was unconscious and suffering injuries as a result of the collision. The male was transported to a local hospital for treatment where he was later pronounced deceased.

The victim’s identity is known but is not being released at this time, pending formal identification protocols by the Alameda County Coroner’s Bureau and notifications to next of kin.

It is believed alcohol/impairment was a factor in this collision. It is not believed any other vehicles or people were involved in the collision.

This is an active investigation and additional details will be released as they become available.

The Hayward Police Department case number is 2023-019300.

This is Hayward’s third fatal collision in 2023.

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