San Jose To Study License Plate Readers On Garbage TrucksThe plan proposed by Mayor Sam Liccardo and councilmen Johnny Khamis and Raul Peralez would help the city’s Police Department track down stolen vehicles and warrants.
Sacramento-Area Man Escapes Crushing Death While Trapped Inside Garbage TruckFirefighters are calling it a miracle: A Sacramento-area man became stuck in the back of a garbage truck for hours, while it's compacting trash, and survives.
San Francisco City Worker Killed By Public Works Garbage Truck In Bayview DistrictA man who was fatally struck by a garbage truck while on a work crew for San Francisco’s Human Services Agency in the city’s Bayview District Thursday morning has been identified.
Garbage Truck Driver Trapped After Crashing Into Utility Pole In San LeandroA garbage truck driver was trapped in the truck after crashing into a utility pole and bringing down power lines Monday morning in San Leandro
Homeless Man Falls Asleep In San Francisco Dumpster, Nearly Gets Crushed In Recology TruckA homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster had to be rescued from being crushed after waking up inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck Tuesday morning.
Garbage Truck Runs Over, Kills Pedestrian In San FranciscoA elderly man was struck and killed by a garbage truck Friday morning in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood.
Bicyclist Killed By Garbage Truck In SF Identified As Clayton ResidentA bicyclist who was fatally struck by a garbage truck in San Francisco’s Mission District on Thursday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 21-year-old Clayton resident Dylan Mitchell.
Bicyclist Hit, Killed By Garbage Truck In San FranciscoA man riding his bike in San Francisco's Mission District died Thursday after colliding with a garbage truck.
Garbage Truck Hits Pedestrians In San Francisco CrosswalkTwo people, including a young girl, were injured Wednesday morning after being struck a garbage truck along San Francisco’s waterfront, police said.
Runaway Garbage Truck Slams Into Novato Gym During Morning WorkoutTwo women escaped injury when a garbage truck crashed into a parked car, pushing both vehicles into a Curves gym in southern Novato Monday morning, a fire department deputy chief said.
Garbage Truck Slams Into Castro Valley HomeA Castro Valley home suffered extensive damage Thursday morning when a 24-ton dump truck careened into the front entrance after sending a parked vehicle into another home.
Vallejo Police Identify Boy Killed In Garbage Truck CrashVallejo police have identified the boy who died Friday in a skateboarding accident as 12-year-old Joseph Tafoya.