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Woman Left With Brain Injury After SF Muni Accident Reaches $11 Million Settlement

A woman who was struck and severely injured by a Muni light-rail train in 2013 has reached a settlement for $11 million with the City.


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SFPD Says Distracted Walkers Making Roads More Dangerous For Everyone

The message being handed to pedestrians on one of San Francisco’s busiest thoroughfares Thursday was stark: you’ve been mugged, or you’ve been hit by a car.



Woman Critically Injured After Being Hit By Muni Train Near SFSU

A woman who was struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle Thursday afternoon has life-threatening injuries, a fire spokeswoman said.


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Double Fine Zones May Become Permanent On SF’s 19th Avenue, Van Ness

State Sen. Leland Yee on Friday introduced legislation permanently extending double fine zones for dangerous stretches of 19th Avenue and Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco.


Pedestrians cross Powell St. at Union Square on January 14, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Announces Plan To Reduce SF Pedestrian Accidents

On Wednesday San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee talked about a plan to dramatically reduce the number of pedestrian accidents on city streets to make the city even more walk-able.


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After 72 Years, Doyle Drive To Be Demolished

Caltrans is preparing for a major road closure next weekend as Doyle Drive will be demolished in order to make way for the new Presidio Parkway.



Woman Critically Injured During SF Sunset Purse Snatching, Scuffle

A woman was critically injured when she tried to retrieve her purse from a suspect who snatched it in San Francisco’s Sunset District on Wednesday morning, police said.


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Pedestrian Seriously Injured When Struck By SF Muni Train

A woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle near the city’s Parkmerced neighborhood on Thursday evening, police said.



Jaywalker Severely Injured Crossing SF’s 19th Avenue

A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was struck by a car while jaywalking in San Francisco’s Sunset District late Friday night, police said.



Pedestrian Killed On San Francisco I-280 Ramp

The northbound Interstate Highway 280 ramp to state Highway 1/19th Avenue in San Francisco has reopened after a fatal crash Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CBS San Francisco–07/12/2011