Hit and run
Five San Francisco firefighters—including two assistant chiefs—await a decision on whether or not they’ll be suspended in connection with a traffic incident this past June in the SoMa area involving a ladder truck that left a motorcyclist seriously hurt.
A hit-and-run suspect was killed when he drove into a tree just off of Interstate Highway 80 in Richmond Tuesday afternoon, police and California Highway Patrol officials said.
San Francisco police are looking for a motorist who drove away after striking three men loading the back of their truck near Union Square early Sunday morning.
A San Francisco city gardener who was charged with vehicular manslaughter and felony hit and run after fatally driving over a woman relaxing at a park has been fired from his job.
San Francisco police arrested the driver of a van that hit and seriously injured a bicyclist in the city’s Richmond District early Tuesday morning on suspicion of hit-and-run.
A San Francisco parks employee accused of running over and killing a woman in a Bernal Heights park and then fleeing the scene had restrictions placed on his driving privileges Monday after he posted bail and was released from jail last week.
The son of a San Francisco city worker accused of running over and killing a woman in a Bernal Heights park last month was himself arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run after his father’s court hearing on Wednesday, police and prosecutors said.
A 43-year-old man died three days after he was struck by a car that fled the scene in San Jose last weekend, police said Thursday.
Police are looking for the driver of a white pickup truck who struck and fatally injured a man in a wheelchair while backing out of a parking spot at a Salinas shopping center last month.
A hearing was held Thursday at San Francisco City Hall to examine the Recreation and Park Department’s safety policies and procedures, in the wake of last month’s tragic death of a 35-year-old mother who was allegedly run over by a Rec and Park employee while she was lounging in Holly Park. The employee was said to be driving an official department vehicle at the time of the accident.