Police and fire crews were dealing with a rash of car fires in the South Bay since Monday night. Three of the vehicles were torched in the span of just one hour, in San Jose.
Two vehicles collided head on in a fiery crash near Sacramento, California, leaving four people dead and two more seriously injured.
Fire investigators said they believe the fires were set between 3:00 and 4:30 Wednesday morning and all occurred in a 10-15 block area.
A 10-car injury crash blocked lanes of I-680 in Walnut Creek Wednesday afternoon.
Police officers in Newark are being commended for bravery for saving an unconscious woman trapped in a burning car Thursday evening.
GM is telling customers to park the SUVs outdoors because they could catch fire when left unattended.
An Interstate Highway 80 off-ramp in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood reopened this morning after a California Highway Patrol chase from Oakland ended in a crash that killed two people.
Firefighters responded to the blaze at Willow and Lelong streets west of Highway 87 shortly after 3:15 a.m.
All lanes of state Highway 92 near the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge reopened Friday after a collision that caused one vehicle to catch fire, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Traffic was flowing normally through the Caldecott Tunnel after a car fire in the tunnel’s first bore Friday morning filled the tunnel with smoke, prompted the evacuation of dozens of motorists and passengers and sent eight people to the hospital.