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'Charm' the Chihuahua rescued from a freeway median in Contra Costa County is reunited with her family. (Source: Contra Costa County Animal Services)

Chihuahua Found On I-680 Median Reunited With Family In Martinez

A Chihuahua found wandering on the middle of a busy Bay Area freeway has been reunited with her family after being rescued by a CHP officer.

05/15/2014

(CBS)

Fatal Highway Collision in Concord Involving Motorcyclist

One person was killed in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle off of state Highway 4 in Concord Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

05/15/2014

(CBS)

Brush Fire Briefly Closes Lanes On Southbound Hwy 101 In San Jose

The CHP is investigating an unconfirmed report of someone throwing a burning object from a vehicle onto the side of U.S. 101 near the scene of the fire.

05/11/2014

CHP officer rescues chihuahua from center divider on I-680 in Walnut Creek.

CHP Officer Rescues Tiny Chihuahua From Center Divide On I-680 Walnut Creek

A CHP officer spotted the small dog on the highway’s concrete center divider around 6 p.m. while driving south on Highway 680 near the North Main Street overpass.

05/10/2014

(CBS)

Teen Hospitalized After 100 MPH Chase, Crash On Highway 680 Overnight

A 19-year-old man who allegedly led police on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle down Interstate Highway 680 suffered major injuries after the car overturned in Danville on Tuesday night, a Concord police lieutenant said.

05/07/2014

A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014. (CBS)

CHP Aircraft Catches East Bay Motorcyclist Going 120 MPH On The Highway

The story of how Corey McDonah ended up in the Hayward Hall of Justice is a high-tech tale that is equal parts dumb luck, bad choices, and good police work.

05/06/2014

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Fleeing Suspect Shoots At CHP After Vallejo Traffic Stop

Police are investigating a shooting at two California Highway Patrol officers stemming from a traffic stop in Vallejo early Sunday morning, a police lieutenant said.

04/28/2014

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2 Killed In Menlo Park Crash That Sent Car Flying Into Tree On Hwy 101

Alcohol and speed appear to have played roles in a car crash that left two people dead off of U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park early Saturday morning.

04/26/2014

Palo Alto climber Blake Parkinson was rescued off a sheer cliff by a CHP helicopter in Yosemite National Park Easter Sunday. (CBS)

Palo Alto Climber Rescued From Yosemite Cliff Speaks Out After Ordeal

A Palo Alto man’s Easter climb in Yosemite ended with him being rescued from a sheer cliff by a CHP helicopter Sunday.

04/22/2014

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Sig-Alert: Overturned Vehicle On I-880 In Oakland

An overturned vehicle is blocking two lanes of Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

04/22/2014

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