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 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.
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.
A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle at a notoriously dangerous intersection along San Francisco’s Panhandle Tuesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.
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 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.
A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus struck and killed a woman as she was in the crosswalk of 18th and Hartford streets in the Castro District Friday afternoon.
A grass-roots organization is trying to bring to light what they call one of the city’s most dangerous intersections in the Bayview District.
Six people were hospitalized when a van collided with an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit bus in Oakland on Thursday afternoon, according to a spokesman for the bus agency.
An AC Transit passenger was injured by shattered glass when someone shot at a bus as it was stopped at an intersection in North Richmond on Wednesday night.