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.
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.
CHP officers pursued a driver in a stolen car 23 miles from Berkeley to Martinez Tuesday morning before the suspect crashed and surrendered, a CHP officer said.
One lane of state Highway 4 east of the Bailey Road is blocked due to a collision in Contra Costa County Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
One person was killed in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle off of state Highway 4 in Concord Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
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.
A Hercules man was arrested after a vehicle and foot chase that began with a traffic stop late Monday night, according police.
A driver was killed in a crash on eastbound state Highway 4 near Martinez Saturday morning.
A high-speed chase ended in a collision on state Highway 4 in Martinez early Friday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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.