Brentwood

A pickup truck lies in several feet of water after being hit by an Amtrak train, August 20, 2015. (CBS)

Train Crash Near Brentwood Launches Truck Into Water, Hitting Boat; 2 Critically Hurt

A man in a pickup truck and a woman on a boat near Brentwood were critically hurt when an Amtrak train hit the pickup truck Thursday, launching the truck into the water where it hit the woman.

08/20/2015

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1 Killed In Multi-Vehicle Collision Near Brentwood

One person was killed in a three-car collision Friday evening in an unincorporated area near Brentwood, according to the California Highway Patrol.

08/07/2015

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Brentwood Residents Beaten With Baseball Bats In Home Invasion

Two residents were assaulted with baseball bats or other blunt objects during a home invasion in Brentwood on Wednesday, police said.

07/23/2015

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California Drought Leads To Neighborhood Turf Battles

Strict neighborhood rules requiring green lawns are being challenged as California’s drought prompts homeowners to embrace alternate landscaping.

07/18/2015

An ATV crash sent a child to the hospital near Brentwood. (Bay City News)

Child Airlifted To Trauma Center After Getting Pinned Under ATV Near Brentwood

A child was airlifted to a trauma center after being pinned under a six-wheel all-terrain vehicle near Brentwood on Monday, a fire official said Tuesday.

06/23/2015

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Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Rumbles Through Antioch

ANTIOCH (CBS SF) – The United States Geological Survey reports that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 struck near Antioch and Brentwood Friday morning. The earthquake struck between the two cities at 9:02 […]

06/19/2015

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Roads In 3 North Bay Towns Tied For Worst In Bay Area On MTC List

Larkspur, St. Helena, and Petaluma have the Bay Area’s worst roads according to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.

06/15/2015

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Woman Drives Car Into State Farm Insurance Office In Brentwood

A woman was attempting to park at the shopping center when she hit the gas pedal instead of the brake pedal, Brentwood police Sgt. Dave Schroer said.

06/09/2015

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Hot Weather May Turn To Thunderstorms By Tuesday As Tropical Storm Blanca Approaches

First, let’s begin with today! A heat advisory is in effect for our inland areas as temperatures soar into the triple digits for the first time this year. The hottest locations will be in the East Bay. Concord, Clayton, Pleasanton and Livermore will all hit near 103 degrees. Brentwood, Tracy, Mountain House, Discovery Bay could even be hotter. With this kind of heat, the potential for fire danger increases.

06/08/2015

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Brentwood School Locked Down After Reports Of Threatening Phone Call

An elementary school in the East Bay city of Brentwood was locked down Monday afternoon after school officials reportedly received a threatening phone call.

05/04/2015

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