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Highway 680

An overturned big rig lays across the median barrier of Interstate 680 in Pleasanton, November 2, 2012. (CBS)

Overturned Big Rig Cleared From I-680 In Pleasanton

A big-rig driver lost control when he drifted and crashed into the Interstate Highway 680 center divide in Pleasanton late Friday morning, shutting down all southbound lanes and one northbound lane of the highway for hours.

11/02/2012

Kenyon Youngstrom

Slain CHP Officer Donates Organs As Family, Friends Mourn Loss

A California Highway Patrol officer who died of his injuries following a traffic stop shooting on an East Bay highway had his organs donated and is helping save the lives of eight people, according to the CHP.

09/06/2012

Kenyon Youngstrom

CHP Officer Shot During Traffic Stop On Interstate 680 Dies

Officer Kenyon Youngstrom remained in critical condition until Wednesday evening, when he was pronounced dead at 6:05 p.m., according to the CHP.

09/05/2012

Christopher Lacy

Gunman Who Killed CHP Officer Left Bay Area Last Year, Arrested Once

A man who was shot and killed after fatally wounding a California Highway Patrol officer during a traffic stop on Interstate 680 near Alamo on Tuesday was originally from the Bay Area and studied and worked in computer engineering here.

09/05/2012

Officer Kenyon Youngstrom, (inset) Christopher Lacy (Claycord.com/Contra Costa Co. Sheriff's Office)

Gunman ID’d In Alamo CHP Shooting; Officer Shot In Head Without Warning

The man who shot a California Highway Patrol officer on Interstate 680 in Alamo Tuesday shot the officer without warning in the head after a traffic stop, according to authorities.

09/05/2012

Officer Kenyon Youngstrom of the California Highway Patrol. (Claycord.com)

CHP Officer Critically Hurt, Suspect Killed In Shooting On I-680 Near Walnut Creek

A California Highway Patrol officer critically wounded in a shooting that followed a traffic stop on Interstate 680 Tuesday morning is Kenyon Youngstrom, the CHP confirmed Tuesday night.

09/04/2012

A big rig straddles the center median after crashing on Interstate 680 in Pleasanton, April 29, 2012. (CBS)

Lanes Reopened After Big Rig Wrecks On 680 In Pleasanton

All lanes of Interstate Highway 680 near Bernal Avenue in Pleasanton were re-opened following a big rig crash that required about seven hours of clean-up, a California Highway Patrol officer said Monday morning.

04/30/2012

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

Teen Bicyclist Hospitalized After San Ramon Onramp Crash

A 13-year-old boy was critically injured when he was struck by a car while riding his bicycle near an on-ramp to Interstate Highway 680 in San Ramon on Thursday afternoon, police said.

03/16/2012

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Woman Arrested After SUV Careens Off I-680 In Walnut Creek Into Parking Lot

An SUV drove off of Interstate Highway 680 and crashed into a number of cars in a Walnut Creek parking lot Tuesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

12/06/2011