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Big-Rig Catches Fire On I-580 In Pleasanton

The California Highway Patrol issued a Sig-alert on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Pleasanton due to a big-rig on fire Monday morning.

03/10/2014

CHP officers surround a box truck stopped on U.S. Highway 101 in San Francisco. (CBS)

Truck Driver Arrested After Slow-Speed Chase On Bay Bridge

The driver of a box truck has been arrested after a slow-speed chase across the Bay Bridge and along U.S. Highway 101 in San Francisco.

03/03/2014

An overturned fuel tanker shut down southbound highway 101 in Morgan Hill Thursday morning. (CBS)

Overturned Tanker Spill Forces Highway Closure, Home Evacuations In Morgan Hill

Two of three lanes on southbound U.S. Highway 101 have opened in Morgan Hill Thursday morning as crews continued to remove spilled fuel after a gasoline tanker overturned, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/27/2014

(CBS)

Richmond Highway 580 Off-Ramp Reopens After Tanker Truck Crash, Diesel Spill

An Interstate Highway 580 off-ramp in Richmond has reopened and cleanup is nearly completed after a morning crash involving a double-tanker truck caused a diesel fuel spill, police and hazardous materials officials said.

02/12/2014

A concrete truck blocks lanes on both sides of I-80 in Richmond on Wednesday, February 6th. (CBS)

Concrete Truck Jackknifes On I-80 In Richmond

A big-rig crashed into the center divider on Interstate Highway 80 near Richmond early Thursday morning, creating gridlock in both directions, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

02/06/2014

An oversize load big rig is stopped at Stevens Creek Blvd. and Monroe Ave. in San Jose after striking signal lights, February 5, 2014. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

Big Rig Crash Hits San Jose Signal Lights; Stevens Creek Blvd. Blocked

A big-rig that took out traffic signals on Stevens Creek Boulevard in San Jose Tuesday morning has prompted the California Highway Patrol to issue a Sig-alert for the affected area.

02/05/2014

(CBS)

Big Rig Full Of Wine Wrecks On 101 In Santa Rosa; Commute Snarled

A crash involving a big-rig carrying 56,000 pounds of wine has snarled traffic on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Rosa Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

01/27/2014

(CBS)

Tanker Overturns On I-580 In Livermore

An overturned tanker was blocking the two right lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

12/23/2013

(CBS)

Big-Rig Crash Spills Diesel Fuel On I-880 In San Jose

Crews were cleaning up a diesel fuel spill that resulted when a big rig went off the roadway and crashed just off of Interstate Highway 880 in San Jose Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/05/2013

An overturned big rig in Pinole was causing delays on I-80. (CBS)

Big Rig Overturns, Spills Frozen Food On I-80 In Pinole

A big-rig carrying a large shipment of frozen food to a local Trader Joe’s store overturned along westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole Thursday morning, causing heavy traffic, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

11/14/2013

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