Stats Show Hwy 17 Growing More Dangerous For CommutersWhile Highway 17 has long been known for rush-hour gridlock, a new study shows the freeway has become a lot more treacherous for commuters in recent years.
Rockslide Closes Southbound Lanes of Highway 17 Near Los GatosA rockslide closed southbound state Highway 17 near Los Gatos Monday evening at Lexington Reservoir.
Highway 17 Partially Reopened In Both Directions After Landslide Forced ClosureCaltrans and the CHP have reopened one lane in each direction on state Highway 17 near Scotts Valley.
Caltrans Reopens Highway 17 To Southbound TrafficCaltrans was finally able to reopen southbound lanes of Highway 17 through the Santa Cruz Mountains Friday evening after instability and a new slide closed the busy traffic artery completely for much of the day.
1 Worker Killed, 1 Injured In Accident Near Hwy 17 LandslideOne worker was killed and another injured Thursday afternoon when they were struck by a work truck as they attempted to clear a massive slide from Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Caltrans: Parts Of Hwy 17 Could Be Shut Down For DaysCaltrans officials on Wednesday said part of Highway 17 may be partially shut down for several days as crews work to contain a massive mudslide that is still moving.
Southbound Hwy 17 Reopens After Massive SlideA massive slide slammed hundreds of pounds of rock and dirt onto Highway 17 early Tuesday, forcing the northbound lanes of the main traffic artery through the Santa Cruz Mountains to be shut down at least until early Wednesday morning, authorities said.
Slide Closes Northbound Lane Of Hwy 17 In Santa Cruz MountainsA slide in the Santa Cruz Mountains late Wednesday morning has closed one lane of northbound traffic on Highway 17 as crews work to clear the debris.
Highway 17 Reopens In Both Directions After Search For Robbery SuspectThe closure of Highway 17 that started late Thursday morning for a suspect search came to an end Thursday evening.
Southbound Highway 17 Shut Down By Fallen TreeAll southbound lanes of CA-17 were blocked early Friday evening due to a fallen tree, according to CHP.
TV News Van Crushed By Hwy 17 Slide; More Slides Threaten Storm AreaOn Highway 17 south of Sugarloaf Road in the Santa Cruz Mountains, tons of rock and debris came crashing down onto the roadway, slamming into a television news van.
Highway 17 Express Bus Catches Fire In CampbellA Highway 17 Express Bus carrying commuters from Santa Cruz County to San Jose caught fire in Campbell on Monday morning.