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Fiery UPS Truck Crash On I-580 Near Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Jams Morning Commute

A UPS truck crashed and caught fire on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in the San Quentin area of Marin County, snarling the Friday morning commute and sending plumes of white smoke into the sky that could be seen for miles.

04/10/2015

(CBS)

Highway 1 Reopens In San Mateo County After Fatal Collision

A stretch of state Highway 1 near Ano Nuevo State Park in San Mateo County has reopened more than three hours after a collision that killed one person and injured two others Monday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

03/23/2015

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5 Murder Suspects Lead Police On High-Speed Chase From San Jose To Pleasanton

Police took five people into custody late Monday night after a high-speed chase from San Jose to Pleasanton on Interstate Highway 680, according to the California Highway Patrol.

03/10/2015

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Man Found Shot In Oakland I-580 Crash; Possible Suspect Detained

A three-car crash on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland Wednesday afternoon involved one person who was shot, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

03/04/2015

Chained protesters block Highway 17 in Santa Clara County, March 3, 2015. (Caltrans)

Police Use Jackhammers To Break Up Chained Student Protesters Blocking Highway 1

Police arrested six protesters from the University of California, Santa Cruz, who shut down State Route 1 for several hours by chaining themselves to bins filled with concrete placed in lanes.

03/03/2015

A pit bull named Piglet was reunited with her owner, Jose Rojas, on February 12, 2015. CHP officers found Piglet on Interstate 880 a day earlier. (CBS)

‘Very Sweet’ Pit Bull Found By CHP On Interstate 880 In Oakland Reunited With Owner

A pit bull found wandering far from home on Interstate 880 by California Highway Patrol officers earlier this week was reunited with her owner on Thursday.

02/12/2015

Red light camera on the Millbrae Avenue / Highway 101 off-ramp in Millbrae. (CBS)

Number Of Red Light Camera Tickets Issued At Millbrae Intersection Jumps From 40 Per Month To 600

There’s nothing like a red light camera ticket that makes drivers angry.

02/09/2015

(Matt Bigler/CBS SF)

Downed Tree Shuts Down Highway 9 In Santa Cruz Co.

State Highway 9 just south of state Highway 35 in Santa Cruz County is closed Monday morning after a three to four foot diameter tree fell across the road, California Highway Patrol officials said.

02/09/2015

Sonoma Coast State Beach (near Jenner) (photo: CA Dept. of Parks & Recreation)

Sheriff’s Chopper Crew Recovers Body Floating In Surf At Jenner Beach

Emergency personnel placed the body in a rescue basket and the helicopter flew the body to sheriff’s deputies waiting on state Highway 1.

02/07/2015

(CBS SF)

22-Year-Old Dead After Wrong Way Wreck On Highway 880 In Fremont Splits Car In Half

A car crash in Fremont killed a 22-year-old woman early Friday morning after she reportedly drove in the wrong direction on Interstate Highway 880, crashing head-on into a pickup truck.

02/06/2015

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