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Highway 4

Police search a vehicle after a high speed chase through the East Bay which began in Antioch. (CBS)

Antioch Man Arrested After Doing 100, Ramming Cop During Chase

An Antioch man was arrested after striking a police officer with his vehicle and then leading officers on a high-speed chase on state Highway 4 through Contra Costa County on Wednesday evening, police said.

12/12/2013

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Hercules Man Arrested After CHP Chase, 25-Foot Jump

A Hercules man was arrested after a vehicle and foot chase that began with a traffic stop late Monday night, according police.

09/11/2013

Car Crash

Driver Killed In Solo Crash On EB Highway 4 Near Martinez

A driver was killed in a crash on eastbound state Highway 4 near Martinez Saturday morning.

08/24/2013

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Driver, Passenger Hurt In High-Speed Chase, Crash On Hwy 4 In Martinez

A high-speed chase ended in a collision on state Highway 4 in Martinez early Friday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/26/2013

Firefighters put out hot spots after flames reached the patio of a home in Hercules near state Highway 4. (CBS)

Hercules Homes Barely Escape Grass Fire Near Highway

Firefighters have extinguished a two-alarm grass fire that threatened homes near the intersection of state Highway 4 and Interstate Highway 80 in Hercules Friday afternoon, according to Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatchers.

05/24/2013

Car Crash

2 Die In Highway 4 Crash With Tow Truck

Two people were killed in a collision Saturday on state highway 4 in Byron when their car was broadsided by a loaded flatbed tow truck

05/05/2013

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Report Confirms Bay Area Has Some Of The Nation’s Worst Traffic

A new report confirms the Bay Area has some of the worst traffic in the country, and drivers should expect things to get worse.

04/24/2013

Crews pull out an SUV that ended up in a ditch near Discovery Bay on March 25, 2013. Two people were killed in the accident. (CBS)

SUV Flips Into Canal Near Discovery Bay, 2 Dead

Authorities say a man and a woman died after the SUV they were traveling in flipped into an irrigation ditch near far eastern Contra Costa County.

03/25/2013

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Wrong-Way Driver Causes 5-Car Pileup On Highway 4 In Bay Point

A woman driving the wrong way on westbound state Highway 4 in Bay Point Tuesday morning caused a five-car pileup that sent four people to the hospital, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

03/19/2013

An armed robbery suspect's car is engulfed in flames following a crash along Highway 4, December 21, 2012. (CBS)

Antioch Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested After Fiery Highway 4 Crash

A suspect in an armed robbery at a convenience store in Antioch early Friday morning was arrested after a fiery crash on state Highway 4.

12/21/2012

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