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Police at the scene of an accident involving a garbage truck and a pedestrian on I-80 in San Francisco.

Pedestrian Dies In Crash Involving Garbage Truck On I-80 In San Francisco

All lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in San Francisco were blocked after a garbage truck struck a pedestrian Friday morning.

11/29/2013

(CBS)

Fatal Accident On WB I-80 In Richmond

All lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Richmond have reopened following a fatal crash that blocked traffic Friday morning.

11/29/2013

The container ship MSC Fabiola (R) is seen docked at the Port of Oakland on March 22, 2012, in Oakland, California. The MSC Fabiola is the largest container ship ever to dock at any seaport in North America with an overall length of nearly one quarter mile long. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Investigation Launched Into Worker’s Death At Port Of Oakland

Investigators are still trying to figure out what led to the death of a worker at the Port of Oakland on Monday afternoon.

11/19/2013

The container ship MSC Fabiola (R) is seen docked at the Port of Oakland on March 22, 2012, in Oakland, California. The MSC Fabiola is the largest container ship ever to dock at any seaport in North America with an overall length of nearly one quarter mile long. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Worker Killed In Fall At Port Of Oakland

A worker was killed in an accident at the Port of Oakland Monday afternoon, Oakland police said.

11/18/2013

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

State Transit Officials Adopt New Rail Safety Rules Following BART Fatalities

The California Public Utilities Commission has unanimously adopted new rail safety regulations, less than two weeks after two Bay Area Rapid Transit workers were killed while working on the tracks.

10/31/2013

A pedestrian was killed by a suspected drunk driver in San Jose. (CBS)

Suspected Drunk Driver Kills San Jose Pedestrian

A pedestrian was killed when a suspected drunken driver crashed into her Monday morning in San Jose, a police officer said.

10/28/2013

Christine Svanemyr (left) was fatally struck by a San Francisco Recreation and Park Department truck at Holly Park on September 5, 2013. City employee Thomas Burnoski is accused of hit-and-run in the case. (Bay City News Service, SFPD)

San Francisco Rec & Park Worker Pleads Not Guilty In Woman’s Death

A San Francisco Recreation and Park Department employee who is accused of running over and killing a woman sunbathing in Holly Park pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the case.

10/23/2013

Police and investigators in Walnut Creek where 2 BART maintenance workers were struck and killed by a train. (CBS)

Phil Matier: BART Tragedy A Catalyst To New Labor Negotiations

The tragic accident that claimed the lives of two men on BART train tracks on Saturday has brought a somber air to the transit labor negotiations.

10/21/2013

Scene of a fatal bicycle crash with a San Francisco Muni bus at 11th and Bryant streets, October 18, 2013. (CBS)

San Francisco Cyclists Want Safety Improvements In SoMa After Fatal Crashes

Bicycling advocates in San Francisco are renewing their call for safety improvements in the South of Market area after a bicyclist was fatally struck by a Muni bus during Friday morning’s commute.

10/19/2013

Scene of a fatal bicycle crash with a San Francisco Muni bus at 11th and Bryant streets, October 18, 2013. (CBS)

San Francisco Muni Bus Hit, Kills Bicyclist In SoMa

An intersection in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood remained closed late Friday morning after a male bicyclist was fatally struck by a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus, a Muni spokesman said.

10/18/2013

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