A three-story tall lamp post that toppled over onto a car and nearly crushing a driver in San Francisco may have fallen due to corrosion caused by urine.
The California Highway Patrol is reporting all lanes of northbound I-680 at Hostetter Road in San Jose have reopened following a morning crash involving two vehicles and a light pole.
An accident involving the overhead equipment above a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus injured four people downtown Friday morning, fire and Muni officials said.
Thieves dressed as utility workers have broken into a number of underground vaults beneath street light poles in Sunnyvale in order to make off with large amounts of valuable copper wire, according to police.
Police arrested a Cotati man suspected of drunken driving after hitting a light pole in a residential neighborhood.
San Francisco’s busy Park Presidio Blvd. was shut down for several hours Thursday because of a crash that left a power pole leaning over the roadway.