A pedestrian was seriously injured when he was struck by a taxi near San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue on Thursday night, police and fire officials said.
A 14-year-old girl was fatally struck by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said. A family friend said she ran back to get her phone and was sucked under the train as it approached.
All lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Oakland have reopened after a fatal crash blocked the roadway for more than an hour during Friday’s morning commute, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A man was killed in a crash by a speeding car involved in a street race in Fairfield on Sunday evening, a police sergeant said.
Two workers who fell Thursday from scaffolding at a skyscraper under construction in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood are expected to survive their injuries, a senior vice president with the project’s construction company said Friday.
An elderly woman who was fatally struck by a concrete truck in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood on Thursday afternoon has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 90-year-old Mildred Lusardi.
San Francisco Police were investigating after witnesses reported a police car ran over a dog in the city’s Richmond District.
Two construction workers fell more than 30 feet and were extricated from beneath the scaffolding.
A Belmont man with two young sons died in a ski accident at the Northstar California ski resort on Valentine’s Day, according to a Placer County sheriff’s spokeswoman.
A motorcyclist died following a crash in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Tuesday evening.