Vallejo police have identified the boy who died Friday in a skateboarding accident as 12-year-old Joseph Tafoya.
An 11-year-old boy who was skateboarding with a another child died Friday afternoon after crashing into a Vallejo garbage truck.
Several people were injured in a crash that blocked part of California Street in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood Tuesday morning.
Two lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Oakland near the MacArthur Maze were blocked late Tuesday night after a big-rig fell from a nearby on-ramp, overturning in a grassy area.
Three lanes of southbound U.S. Highway 101 in San Jose were closed Monday evening when a garbage truck overturned, leaking about 100 gallons of oil onto the roadway, a San Jose fire captain said.
The early bird might get the worm, but the early garbage truck wakes the neighborhood. Carl Seike in San Mateo asked this Good Question: Why do garbage companies pick up trash early in the morning?