Highway 4

Police at the scene of a deadly shooting at the Willow Pass Road onramp to Highway 4 in Bay Point, June 24, 2015. (CBS)

2nd Deadly Shooting In 5 Days On Busy East Bay Highway; Both May Be Gang-Related

Authorities believe a drive-by shooting in Bay Point on Tuesday night that claimed the life of a 19-year-old Concord woman could be related to a fatal shooting on Saturday, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s captain said.

06/24/2015

Highway 4 Homicide

Family, Friends Devastated By Death Of Young Father Shot While Driving Along Highway 4 In Pittsburg

Friends and coworkers of a young father who was shot and killed Saturday on state Highway 4 in unincorporated Pittsburg are reeling from the loss of their cook, who had essentially grown up in their restaurants, coworkers said.

06/22/2015

Washington Fire south of Lake Tahoe, June 2015 (Photo: GBCC Twitter, Great Basin Coordination Center)

Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway

Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.

06/22/2015

Highway 4 Homicide

Driver Found Shot Dead On Freeway Forces Lengthy Closure Of Eastbound Hwy 4 In Pittsburg

Eastbound state Highway 4 in Pittsburg was closed Saturday afternoon because of police activity involving a driver who crashed, apparently after having been fatally shot.

06/20/2015

A suspect crashed a stolen car in Berkeley. (CBS SF)

Suspect In Wrong-Way Chase Through East Bay Calls 911 To Complain About Chase

A man leading police on a chase while driving the wrong way on Highway 4 through the East Bay called 911 operators to complain about being chased.

05/19/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Highway 4 To Close In Both Directions In Antioch For Widening Project

Starting Monday night, Highway 4 will be closed in both directions in Antioch for work on a project to widen the freeway.

05/04/2015

Hwy 4 Crash

5 People Killed In Foggy Central Valley Crash On Hwy 4 Near Stockton

Authorities say that five people were killed in a 2-vehicle crash on Hwy 4 east of Stockton Tuesday morning.

01/13/2015

(CBS)

Solo Crash Blocks Traffic On Hwy 4 In Pittsburg

A solo car crash shut 2 lanes of state Highway 4 in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon and left at least one person with minor injuries.

09/28/2014

Image from YouTube video of wrong-way taxi on HIghway 4 in Martinez. (Moiz Qureshi)

Woman Arrested After Stealing Taxi, Driving Wrong Way On Hwy 4 In Martinez

A woman was arrested Friday morning after allegedly stealing a taxicab and driving the wrong way on state Highway 4 in Martinez, causing two crashes and shutting down the roadway, authorities said.

08/15/2014

Camille Withuhn, a former UC Berkeley student, was last seen at the Golden Pines campground in Calaveras County on July 19, 2014. She is described as 5'10" with brown hair and hazel eyes. Withuhn has a tattoo on her left wrist and a scar on the left side of her neck. (Family Photo)

Former UC Berkeley Student Found Safe After Going Missing From Calaveras County Campground

A former University of California at Berkeley student who went missing while camping Saturday was found safe and sound, the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.

07/21/2014

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