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Interstate 580

Cellphone video of grass fire burning along I-580 in Oakland after suspects tossed fireworks from their car.

Flaming Fireworks Tossed From Car Ignite Grass Fires On I-580 In Oakland

Police were looking for the suspects who threw fireworks from a car and started several small grass fires along Interstate 580 in Oakland Saturday morning.

08/16/2014

Traffic Alert Sign

Multiple Fires Block Lanes On I-580 In Oakland

Multiple fires along eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland blocked two lanes of traffic Saturday morning.

08/16/2014

(CBS SF)

Westbound I-580 Lanes Reopen In Livermore After Big Rig Crash Spills Bananas, Causes Major Delays

All lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore have reopened after a big-rig carrying about 45,000 pounds of bananas and other fruit overturned earlier Monday.

07/28/2014

(CBS SF)

4,000 Gallons Of Gasoline Spilled From Monday’s Overturned Tanker Wreck On Sir Francis Drake Blvd. In Marin County

California Highway Patrol officials said 4,000 gallons of gasoline spilled when a big-rig with two tank trailers overturned on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Monday.

07/15/2014

(CBS SF)

Overturned Big Rig Leaks Fuel, Creates 580 To 101 Gridlock For Richmond Bridge

A tanker truck crash has blocked a portion of one of Marin County’s main traffic arteries Monday morning, creating a backup that extended across the Richmond Bridge throughout the morning commute.

07/14/2014

Bird-Friendly Wind Turbines

New Design May Reduce Bird Deaths In Wind Turbines On Altamont Pass

Each year, thousands of birds die each year because they fly into wind turbines on the Altamont Pass east of Livermore. New technology could help reduce the number of bird deaths.

05/23/2014

A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014. (CBS)

CHP Aircraft Catches East Bay Motorcyclist Going 120 MPH On The Highway

The story of how Corey McDonah ended up in the Hayward Hall of Justice is a high-tech tale that is equal parts dumb luck, bad choices, and good police work.

05/06/2014

Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Teenager Killed , Man Injured In Oakland Shootings

Oakland Police Department says a 17-year-old is dead and a 22-year-old is recovering from a gunshot wound to his leg in a pair of shootings early Monday.

03/31/2014

Marijuana

CHP: Man Found With 128 Pounds Of Pot During Traffic Stop In Oakland

A 29-year-old man was arrested in Oakland on Tuesday after a California Highway Patrol officer found 128 pounds of marijuana in the suspect’s car, according to police.

03/12/2014

Byron Williams (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Right-Wing Extremist Guilty Of Attempted Murder In Oakland 580 Shootout With CHP

A Tuolumne County man who planned a terror attack on liberal groups and was involved in a shootout with California Highway Patrol officers in Oakland in 2010 was convicted Monday of four counts of premeditated attempted murder of a peace officer.

03/10/2014

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