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Crews working on the Interstate Highway 280 retrofit Memorial Day weekend. (CBS SF)

Crews Finish I-280 Construction Project Ahead Of Schedule

A portion of Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco reopened Sunday evening after being closed for construction during the holiday weekend, Caltrans officials said.

07/06/2014

A high-speed pursuit that began with the discovery of a dead dog, ended with a suicide and a closure of two ramps to a major freeway in San Jose. (CBS)

Discovery Of Dead Dog Leads To Police Chase, Rollover Crash, Suicide In San Jose

A high-speed pursuit that began with the discovery of a dead dog ended with a suicide, and the closure of two ramps to a major freeway in San Jose.

06/30/2014

Chopper 5 over a grass fire along the Interstate 80 / Interstate 780 interchange in Vallejo on May 28, 2014. (CBS)

Freeway Ramps Reopen After 3-Alarm Grass Fire In Vallejo

All ramps on Interstate Highway 780 and Interstate Highway 80 in Solano County have reopened following a three-alarm grass fire in Vallejo, according to the California Highway Patrol.

05/28/2014

The Watson family's 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid. (CBS)

Ford Probes Fusion Hybrid Stalling Reports After Bay Area Family Car Failures Lead To Freeway Crash

Ford Motor Company is facing questions about potential catastrophic failures in 2010 Fusion Hybrids after an East Bay family’s Fusion stalled not once, but twice, leading to a freeway crash.

05/19/2014

'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

The 2-year-old female Chihuahua rescued from a highway median barrier in Walnut Creek at the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter in Martinez. (CBS)

Chihuahua Rescued From Walnut Creek Highway Median Awaits Adoption In Martinez Shelter

A Chihuahua that was rescued from atop a median barrier on Interstate 680 in Walnut Creek by a California Highway Patrol Officer Friday will have a few more days of tests before possibly being put up for adoption.

05/13/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

CHP Reopens I-880 Off Ramp After Search For Robbery Suspect

An off-ramp from southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland has reopened after being shut down for over three hours while officers searched for a fleeing robbery suspect, the California Highway Patrol said.

05/12/2014

Traffic on I-580 after a fatal shooting on the freeway in Richmond.

1 Dead After Freeway Shooting In Richmond

All lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond have reopened after a man was shot dead and crashed while driving Saturday afternoon.

05/03/2014

101 South to San Jose

Santa Clara Leaders Move Forward WIth Toll Lanes For Busy 101 Stretch

Drivers in the South Bay hoping for a faster commute may soon be able to buy it.

04/09/2014

Byron Williams (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Right-Wing Extremist ‘On A Mission To Kill’ Gets 400-Year Term For Oakland Gun Battle With CHP

Byron Williams, 48, of Groveland, was convicted last month of four counts of premeditated attempted murder and three counts of being an ex-felon in possession of a firearm in connection with a 12-minute gun battle on Interstate Highway 580 near the Harrison Street exit just before midnight on July 17, 2010.

04/03/2014

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