Hundreds Of Pounds Of Frozen Cheese Melted In Freeway Truck FireA big-rig carrying frozen cheese caught fire on southbound Interstate Highway 680, prompting the closure of multiple lanes of the highway, California Highway Patrol and fire officials said.
Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Wood Pile Fire Near BeniciaA 2-alarm wildfire erupted near Highway 680 early Monday, igniting a nearby pile of wood pulp, bark and mulch at a composting facility, sending a massive plume of smoke into the sky near Benicia.
Driver Killed After Smashing Into Big Rig On I-680 In FremontOne person died in a collision Wednesday morning between a big-rig and vehicle on northbound Interstate Highway 680 in Fremont, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Southbound I-680 Near Sunol Reopens After Big-Rig SpillAll lanes of southbound state Highway 680 have reopened Friday afternoon near Sunol, following a big-rig spill that caused the freeway to close for nearly five hours.
Fatal Accident On Highway 680 San Ramon Involving Motorcycle, Big RigA 39-year-old motorcyclist died in a crash involving two big-rigs and another vehicle on southbound Interstate Highway 680 in San Ramon early Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.
All I-680 Lanes Reopen After Big-Rig Crash Spills Gas In Walnut Creek All lanes of Interstate Highway 680 have reopened after a crash involving an overturned big-rig blocked lanes on both sides of the highway and snarled traffic for several hours Thursday morning.
New Lanes To Ease I-680 Traffic In Danville, San Ramon Motorists on Interstate Highway 680 in Danville and San Ramon will soon have an easier, safer time merging onto the busy freeway.
Chihuahua Rescued From Walnut Creek Highway Median Awaits Adoption In Martinez ShelterA Chihuahua that was rescued from atop a median barrier on Interstate 680 in Walnut Creek by a California Highway Patrol Officer Friday will have a few more days of tests before possibly being put up for adoption.
Overturned Big Rig Cleared From I-680 In PleasantonA 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.
Slain CHP Officer Donates Organs As Family, Friends Mourn LossA 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.
CHP Officer Shot During Traffic Stop On Interstate 680 DiesOfficer Kenyon Youngstrom remained in critical condition until Wednesday evening, when he was pronounced dead at 6:05 p.m., according to the CHP.
Gunman Who Killed CHP Officer Left Bay Area Last Year, Arrested OnceA 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.

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