SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Bay Area residents took stock Monday morning of the damage from high winds that blew through the region Sunday night, knocking over trees and causing power outages.
The California Highway Patrol said high winds knocked over six big rigs on a stretch of Interstate 580 in Tracy. The crashes began around 6 p.m. and continued until about 5 a.m. Monday.
CHP Officer Juan Cruz says two drivers suffered minor to moderate injuries.
In San Francisco, scaffolding blew down into a transformer on Hyde and Sacramento Streets knocking out power to 5,600 customers in the Russian Hill, Nob Hill and Ghirardelli Square area at about 9:25 p.m. on Sunday.