I-680

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Contra Costa Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Hailed As Hero For Rescuing Teens From Bus Fire

A Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy is being hailed as a hero for responding to a weekend bus fire on the side of the freeway in Walnut Creek that was far more dangerous than previously believed.

03/17/2015

(CBS)

Tour Bus Carrying Children Catches Fire In Walnut Creek, 7 Hurt

Up to seven people were transported to the hospital after a bus carrying children caught on fire Saturday evening on Interstate Highway 680 in Walnut Creek.

03/15/2015

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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 Dead In Vehicle On I-680 In Sunol, CHP Says

The California Highway Patrol in investigating a fatality on Interstate Highway 680 in Sunol in Alameda County Saturday Afternoon.

10/11/2014

(CHP)

I-680 Lanes Reopen After Fatal Crash Near Martinez

A man killed Friday morning in a rollover crash on northbound Interstate Highway 680 east of Martinez was not wearing a seatbelt.

09/26/2014

(SigAlert)

Northbound I-680 Lanes Reopen In San Ramon After Wet Concrete Spill

Three northbound lanes on Interstate Highway 680 in San Ramon have reopened after closing when a truck carrying wet concrete crashed earlier Tuesday morning.

09/23/2014

Authorities on the scene of a fatal crash along Interstate 680 in Benicia on August 26, 2014. (CBS)

3 Die In Car Crash On Interstate 680 Off Ramp In Benicia

Three people have died in a crash on an off-ramp of northbound Interstate Highway 680 in Benicia Tuesday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

08/26/2014

A car travels along the express lane on northbound Interstate 680 in Fremont. (Metropolitan Transportation Commission)

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.

06/25/2014

'Charm' the Chihuahua rescued from a freeway median in Contra Costa County is reunited with her family. (Source: Contra Costa County Animal Services)

Chihuahua Found On I-680 Median Reunited With Family In Martinez

A Chihuahua found wandering on the middle of a busy Bay Area freeway has been reunited with her family after being rescued by a CHP officer.

05/15/2014

CHP officer rescues chihuahua from center divider on I-680 in Walnut Creek.

CHP Officer Rescues Tiny Chihuahua From Center Divide On I-680 Walnut Creek

A CHP officer spotted the small dog on the highway’s concrete center divider around 6 p.m. while driving south on Highway 680 near the North Main Street overpass.

05/10/2014

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