A Bay Area family had sued a skydiving school after their daughter plunged to her death. While their daughter checked out the school and found it had a great safety record, the school never revealed that other people died there.
The roadway is now open, but police are still looking for the driver who struck the pedestrian.
A female was struck and killed by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said.
San Francisco pedestrian crashes, and fatal crashes are increasing, and causing city leaders and advocacy groups to demand change. Which intersections and streets are most dangerous?
A elderly man was struck and killed by a garbage truck Friday morning in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.
The name of a girl who died of injuries suffered in the crash-landing of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco recently has emerged. Chinese state media have identified her as Liu Yipeng.
A third girl has died as a result of injuries sustained during the crash of Asiana Airline Flight 214, officials at San Francisco General Hospital said Friday.
Large, catastrophic earthquakes causing larger death tolls and creating greater destruction are expected to increase in the 21st century, according to a newly published study led by U.S. Geological Survey engineering geologist Thomas Holzer.
A male victim was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday evening in Palo Alto, a Caltrain spokeswoman said.
A fire official says “excess hoarding” hampered efforts to rescue a 77-year-old woman from a deadly house fire in Hayward.