The Oakley Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash that left a quad rider dead Tuesday morning on Neroly Road in the City of Oakley.
According to preliminary information, a vehicle collided with a person riding a quad at Neroly near Elm which threw the rider into a vineyard and was not moving just before 7:00 am. The driver of the vehicle was unsure if the person was deceased and could not see the person. Upon arrival of Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, they located the rider and cancelled all additional resources, the rider was declared deceased on scene.
Just before 7:00 am Tuesday, the Oakley Police Department was dispatched to a report of a vehicle versus quad crash in the 5200 block of Neroly Road in the City of Oakley.
Neroly Road at Elm is expected to be closed for the next several hours as Oakley Police investigate the incident.
No additional information was provided on scene as the quad rider was not identified and its unclear if speed or distracted driving was a factor. Check back for updates.
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