Interstate

Interstate 280 in San Francisco's Mission Bay would be razed in a new proposal being pushed by Mayor Ed Lee. (Google Maps)

Tearing Down I-280 Freeway In SF Could Be ‘Game Changer’ For Commuters, Real Estate

KCBS, KPIX and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier reports San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is shopping plans to tear down a portion of Interstate 280 near Mission Bay to make room for more development.

05/11/2015

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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

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Truck Carrying Horse Trailer Collides With Cars On I-80 In Fairfield

At least three cars, including a truck carrying a horse trailer, collided Sunday evening on Interstate Highway 80 in Fairfield, according to the California Highway Patrol.

03/08/2015

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3 Recovering After I-580 Crash In Livermore

A medical helicopter transported a person who was ejected from a vehicle on Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/08/2015

Crews clear a tree toppled by 60 mph winds from I-80 that brought traffic to a standstill for hours, in Vallejo.

All Lanes Reopened After 60 MPH Winds Topple Trees, Live Power Lines Onto I-80 Vallejo

All eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 that were closed due to downed trees and power lines in Vallejo have reopened Tuesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/30/2014

Wind knocks down trees, power lines on Interstate 80 in Vallejo on Dec. 30th, 2014 (Photo by deborahg822 on Instagram)

Wind Damage Shuts Down Interstate 80 In Both Directions During Afternoon Commute As Live Wires Endangered Drivers

Winds gusting near 50 miles per hour or more toppled trees and PG&E power lines across Interstate 80, near Redwood in Vallejo, shutting down the entire freeway in both directions during the afternoon commute while PG&E crews turned off electricity to the downed wires and firefighters put out a small fire sparked by the damage.

12/30/2014

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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

Highway 101 (CBS)

All Northbound Lanes On Highway 101 In Menlo Park Reopen After Flooding

All lanes have reopened after a broken water main flooded two lanes on northbound U.S. Highway 101 near a solo vehicle accident in Menlo Park Tuesday morning.

09/23/2014

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11-Year-OId SF Girl Killed In I-280 Crash Sunday Identified

An 11-year-old girl who died in a crash on Interstate Highway 280 in Burlingame early Sunday morning has been identified by the San Mateo County coroner’s office as 11-year-old Iliyah Porter.

09/17/2014

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I-880 Fully Reopens After Big Rig Crash In San Leandro Injures 9 People

Nine people were injured, three critically after a big rig careened through the center divide on Interstate 880 in San Leandro, crashing into on-coming traffic and triggering a chain reaction of additional crashes in the aftermath.

09/15/2014

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