A teenage girl was killed in a crash that injured two others on U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Rosa early Saturday morning after a pursuit that started in Windsor, according to the California Highway Patrol and Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.
Police said speed and alcohol played a part when one vehicle lost control and hit a pole. Three passengers were ejected – including a 15-year-old boy, who died.
A Bay Area member of the state Assembly has authored a bill that would allow law enforcement the right to test the blood of someone they believe may be boating under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Police say the driver careened out of control and slammed into a husband and wife at a fruit stand. It happened near the intersection of White Road and Mount Vista Drive, in San Jose.
The California Highway Patrol has identified a Santa Rosa woman who is suspected of sideswiping two vehicles when she drove south on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Windsor Monday.
A 40-year-old man was arrested in Oakland early Thursday morning after he allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that eventually ended when he rammed into two pursuit vehicles.
A drunken motorist who was street racing slammed into a Northern California house. A boy sleeping inside the home was injured.
A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after he lost control of his vehicle that flew into the air on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland and collided into another car on the opposite side of the freeway early Sunday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.
A San Mateo County Superior Court judge who was convicted of driving with a blood-alcohol level exceeding the legal limit was publicly admonished by a state watchdog agency in San Francisco Tuesday.
The law would call for ignition interlocking devices. If the breathalyzers detect alcohol on your breath, the car just won’t start.