All lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond have reopened after a man was shot dead and crashed while driving Saturday afternoon.
Drivers in the South Bay hoping for a faster commute may soon be able to buy it.
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.
State and wildlife officials have come up with a plan to move hatchery-raised salmon in tanker trucks down the Sacramento River if the river and its tributaries are too shallow because of the drought.
A body was found in some bushes along westbound Interstate Highway 80 in San Pablo this morning, and a nearby off-ramp has been shut down, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The Metropolitan Transpiration Commission says we usually see more traffic during the commute hours in the fall, but Bay Area Bridges are 2-3 percent busier than they were last year.
A woman who was hit by a truck and killed while walking on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland Thursday morning has been identified as Adriana Castellanos-Remirez, according to the Alameda County coroner’s office.
Authorities say a man who was trying to clean graffiti off of a sign on a freeway overpass in Sacramento has died in a fall.
California’s roadways are going downhill, about as fast as any state in the union, according to a study released Thursday by the Reason Foundation.
Researchers are blaming a small group of motorists for the San Francisco area’s freeway traffic headaches.