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Crash kills toll worker on San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

This still frame from video provided by KPIX-TV shows a large box truck that crashed into a toll booth on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in Oakland on Saturday, killing the toll worker inside.
(KPIX-TV via AP)

A toll booth attendant was killed early Saturday in a multi-vehicle crash on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

California Highway Patrol Officer Vu Williams tells the San Francisco Chronicle a box truck struck several vehicles early Saturday and then hit a toll both.

The attendant inside the booth was killed, and the truck driver and a passenger were ejected from the vehicle, suffering serious injuries.

Gov. Jerry Brown says in a statement that the victim was 46-year-old California Department of Transportation employee Si Si Han.

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Han worked for Caltrans for more than a decade and is survived by husband Ryan and their 10-year-old daughter Ashly.

Williams says the cause of the 5:11 a.m. crash remains under investigation but it is not believed to have been an intentional act.


UPDATES:

3:45 p.m.: This article was updated with new information from authorities.

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This article was originally posted at 10:15 a.m.


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