Woman killed in vehicle crash at Port of Oakland

January 10, 2014 4:33:54 AM PST
A woman was killed and another was injured in a vehicle collision at the Port of Oakland this morning, according to police.

Officers said that two women were traveling in a vehicle in the 500 block of Maritime Street near Seventh Street at about 12:06 a.m., when the driver crashed the vehicle into a pole, police said.

The driver was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased, according to police.

According to officers, the vehicle's passenger was also injured during the collision and was transported to a nearby hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

The cause of the collision remains under investigation this morning, police said.