Highway 4

A CHP officer poses for a selfie with the 2 dogs he rescued along Highway 4, near Discovery Bay. (CHP)

CHP Officer, Good Samaritan Rescue Dogs Running Through Traffic On Highway 4

Two dogs running through traffic on Highway 4, near Discovery Bay were rescued Monday morning, and authorities are searching for their owners.

07/06/2015

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

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