I-580

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New FastTrak ‘Flex’ Lets Drivers Fly Through Express Lanes On I-580

A new FastTrak transponder is on the way to help drivers who travel along the busy I-580 in Tri-Valley corridor beat the traffic.

07/06/2015

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Stockton Man Killed, 6 Hurt In Cluster Of Chain-Reaction Collisions On Interstate 580 Near Livermore

A 52-year-old man was killed in one of two related pile-up collisions near the Altamont Pass on I-580 near Livermore on Saturday afternoon that left six others injured.

03/15/2015

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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

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DUI Suspect Rams Two CHP Pursuit Cars During Chase Though Oakland Streets

A 40-year-old man was arrested in Oakland early Thursday morning after he allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that eventually ended when he rammed into two pursuit vehicles.

01/29/2015

Police on the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 580 near 164th Avenue in San Leandro on January 23, 2015. (CBS)

Eastbound I-580 Closed Down In San Leandro After Fiery Fatal Collision

The California Highway Patrol Friday morning has issued a Sig-alert following a fatal crash on Interstate Highway 580 in San Leandro.

01/23/2015

(Holly Quan/CBS SF)

Overturned Big-Rig On WB I-580 In Dublin, Loaded With 6,000 Cases Of Beer, Causes Huge Backup For Morning Commute

The California Highway Patrol Thursday morning issued a Sig-alert following a crash involving an overturned big-rig on Interstate Highway 580 in Dublin that has caused a huge backup for the commute.

01/08/2015

Protesters upset over the grand jury's decision in the Michael Brown case take over and block Interstate 580 in Oakland on November 24, 2014. (CBS)

Protesters Block I-580 In Oakland Following Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Thousands of people protesting the grand jury’s decision in the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri marched onto lanes of Interstate 580 near Lakeshore Avenue in Oakland Monday night, snarling traffic in both directions.

11/24/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pedestrian Killed On I-580 In Castro Valley Area

A woman killed in the roadway Sunday evening of Interstate Highway 580 in the unincorporated area of Castro Valley was a pedestrian, according to the California Highway Patrol.

11/23/2014

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Biker, Allegedly Drunk, Armed With A Knife, Threatens To Kill CHP Sergeant In San Rafael

An intoxicated bicyclist wielding a knife on U.S. Highway 101 near Interstate Highway 580 in San Rafael on Friday night was arrested after threatening to kill a CHP sergeant.

10/25/2014

Bay Area traffic jam (Photo by Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

Caltrans To Crack Down On Freeway ‘Jumping’ Drivers Looking To Avoid Marin Traffic

A common tactic by frustrated drivers to momentarily avoid freeway traffic – getting off the freeway only to get right back on – is the subject of a crackdown in Marin County.

10/21/2014

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