Firefighters in Los Gatos prevented a grass and brush fire that burned two storage sheds and three cars from damaging nearby apartment buildings Thursday night, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department.
A car fire that blazed inside a carport in Oakland early Thursday morning has been deemed suspicious, a fire battalion chief said.
SideCar plays matchmaker between people who need a lift and community drivers willing to give them a ride. Passengers reward the driver with a voluntary and cashless payment after they reach their destination.
A man walking across San Francisco’s busy Valencia Street was struck by a car Saturday night, and subsequently hospitalized for injuries he sustained int he accident – the second pedestrian accident in the area in a week.
Scion owners are calling on Toyota to replace the hatch handle on Scion tC and XB vehicles manufactured between 2004 and 2011, saying the part is flimsy and prone to breaking.
A man was arrested on suspicion of lewd conduct in Petaluma on Wednesday after allegedly being caught masturbating in his car, police said.
Sunnyvale police have obtained an arrest warrant for a homicide suspect who they say may have fled to India after allegedly pushing a woman out of a car and running her over last weekend.
A pedestrian was fatally struck by a passing vehicle when jaywalking on Lombard Street in San Francisco on Sunday, police said.
A 38-year-old San Francisco man with three teenage passengers in his car drove into frigid Bay waters near the city’s Marina District early Sunday morning, police said.
A Salinas man was arrested by San Francisco police Tuesday night on suspicion of driving under the influence after he allegedly crashed a car into a home in the city’s Outer Richmond neighborhood, a police spokesman said.