Car Launches Into Walnut Creek Building During Police ChaseA police chase in Walnut Creek came to a frightening and fortuitous end as the suspect car plowed into a building at the moment an ambulance crew was standing by.
Suspected Serial Arsonist Arrested For Setting More Than 30 Fires In Contra Costa CountyA suspected serial arsonist responsible for setting more than 30 fires in Contra Costa County is in custody. Authorities arrested James William Wilson in Bay Point Tuesday.
Grass Fire Briefly Threatens Home Near Highway 24 In LafayetteAn 8-acre brush fire briefly threatened a home in Lafayette early Wednesday morning, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire marshal.
Second Baby In 2 Days Born On Shoulder Of Highway 24 In LafayetteA baby born on the side of state Highway 24 in Lafayette Thursday evening was the second such high-speed freeway delivery in the area in less than 48 hours, according to the California Highway Patrol.
2 Arrested After Pursuit, Crash On Highway 24 Near Caldecott TunnelTwo suspects were taken into custody after leading authorities on a pursuit on state Highway 24 and then colliding with two other motorists just west of the Caldecott Tunnel in Oakland Monday afternoon, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Highway 24, BART Stations, Amtrak Shut Down As Protesters March Through Oakland & Berkeley For 4th NightProtesters marched through Berkeley for a fourth night in a row in the latest demonstration over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown during confrontations with police. The protesters ended up in Oakland and prompted a closure of Highway 24.
Berkeley Protests Turn Violent For Second Straight NightBerkeley police are reporting that the protest Sunday night and earlier Monday morning over the failure of a New York grand jury to indict a white officer in the death of an unarmed black man has ended.
73-Year-Old Man Killed In Crash On Highway 24 In Oakland
'Miracle' Survival: Mother, Toddler Escape Death When Hit By Car Following Mom's Alleged DUI Crash In OrindaA 2-year-old girl and her mother were recovering from what authorities are describing as their miraculous survival of a hit-and-run crash on state Highway 24 in Orinda.
Mother Suspected Of DUI & Toddler Injured In Hit-And-Run After Crashing Minivan On Hwy 24 In OrindaA suspected drunk driver and her 2-year-old daughter were badly injured by a hit-and-run driver after walking across state Highway 24 in Orinda on Monday night
Injury Crash Blocks Lanes Of Highway 24 During Morning CommuteA crash between a big-rig and pickup truck briefly blocked lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Orinda during the morning commute Tuesday.
Teenage Driver Killed On Highway 24 Crash In LafayetteA 17-year-old Danville boy was killed in a solo car crash on state Highway 24 in Lafayette Thrusday morning, a fire captain said.