A driver was seriously injured when he crashed his pickup truck
into a tree in Fremont early this morning, according to police.
The crash happened on Paseo Padre Parkway just north of Peralta
Boulevard at 12:37 a.m., police said.
The driver was headed south in a 2006 Chevrolet pickup truck and
hit a tree in the center median, police said.
He was the vehicle's only occupant and was taken to Regional
Medical Center of San Jose with life-threatening injuries.
Paseo Padre Parkway was closed for most of this morning. Police
announced shortly after 11 a.m. that the road had reopened.
—By Bay City News
Fremont Police says a collision investigation has forced the temporary closure of two roads in Fremont this morning.
Information submitted by Fremont Police Nixle Alerts:
Fremont Police Department advises you to avoid the area of Paseo Padre Pkwy./ Peralta Blvd due to a traffic collision investigation. Paseo Padre Pkwy. will be closed (Sequoia Rd. to Peralta Blvd.) and will require a detour for approximately 3-4 hours. Suggested alternate routes include Fremont Blvd for northbound and southbound traffic. Use Thornton Ave. or Peralta Blvd to link up to Fremont Blvd and detour around the impacted area.