Woman Left With Brain Injury After SF Muni Accident Reaches $11 Million Settlement

A woman who was struck and severely injured by a Muni light-rail train in 2013 has reached a settlement for $11 million with the City.


One person was killed, and four were hurt in this crash on Sunset Boulevard in San Francisco. (CBS)

New Signal At Dangerous San Francisco Intersection Doesn’t Come Cheap

Transit officials are fast tracking a plan to install traffic lights at one of San Francisco’s most dangerous intersections. Officials said installing traffic lights usually takes years and hundreds of thousands of dollars.


One person was killed, and four were hurt in this crash on Sunset Boulevard in San Francisco. (CBS)

Deadly Intersection On Sunset Boulevard In San Francisco To Get Traffic Signals

Crews will begin installing traffic signals this week at an intersection on San Francisco’s Sunset Boulevard where an elderly man was fatally struck in February and two other pedestrian accidents have occurred this year.


Intersection where a pedestrian was hit by a car and seriously injured in San Francisco.

The Most Dangerous Intersections For Pedestrians In San Francisco

San Francisco pedestrian crashes, and fatal crashes are increasing, and causing city leaders and advocacy groups to demand change. Which intersections and streets are most dangerous?


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Martinez Bans ‘Aggressive’ Panhandling

The Martinez City Council has responded to complaints by merchants and residents about the number of people panhandling at shopping centers and intersections by banning aggressive panhandling within city limits.


A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

2 Female Pedestrians Killed In Separate San Jose Accidents

A 77-year-old woman crossing a street in San Jose Saturday morning was struck and killed by a car, police said. Her death was the city’s second pedestrian fatality since Friday night.



Pedestrian Hit By Truck, Critically Injured In SF’s SoMa

A man remained in critical condition at a hospital Tuesday after apparently stumbling into the street and being hit by a truck in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood on Monday night, police and fire officials said.


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Cyclist Hit By Car In San Francisco’s Panhandle

A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle at a notoriously dangerous intersection along San Francisco’s Panhandle Tuesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.


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Stop Sign Not Planned For East Palo Alto Intersection Where Girl Was Killed

Despite the recent death of a six-year-old girl in a crosswalk, a stop sign is not being recommended at the intersection of Bay and Gloria Streets, an intersection that many say is one of the most dangerous in East Palo Alto.


A wheelchair is wedged under the front bumper of a pickup truck at 7th and Harrison streets in San Francisco, October 28, 2011. (CBS)

San Francisco Wheelchair Pedestrian Hit By Car; Critically Hurt

A pedestrian in a wheelchair was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Friday morning, a police spokesman said.