Severe Lightning Storm In Oakley Damages Home, Hospitalizes OneA low pressure system approaching the coast spun a volatile mixture of thunder, lightning and a downpour into Oakley area early Thursday morning.
Body Found Inside Vehicle Parked In Driveway Of Oakley Fire StationThe victim appeared to be the driver of the vehicle and may have suffered from a pre-existing medical condition.
Driver Airlifter After Van Overturns, Crashes Into Ditch Near OakleyA van was found overturned in a drainage ditch in unincorporated Contra Costa County on Sunday morning and the driver had to be airlifted for medical treatment, according to fire officials.
Man Accused Of Killing Teen Cousin In Oakley Crash Pleads Not GuiltyA 22-year-old man pleaded not guilty in a Martinez courtroom Thursday to killing his teenage cousin in a crash after a police pursuit last month in Antioch.
Oakley Family Reunited With Dog Injured In Fall From East Bay OverpassAn Oakley family was reunited with their dog, Bella, after it took a terrifying plunge off a state Highway 4 overpass in Brentwood.
Oakley Police Pursuit Ends In Horrific Fatal CrashOakley police Tuesday morning pursued a fleeing driver into Antioch where the car crashed, killing a passenger, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Firefighter Injured Battling Fire In Oakley HomeA firefighter has been injured in an attic fire Sunday evening in Oakley, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
Grocery Outlet Puts Harris Ranch Beef Back On Shelves After Lab Finds Coarse Salt, Not Glass In ProductGrocery Outlet stores nationwide have resumed selling Harris Ranch beef after a laboratory hired by the meat company found what appeared to be coarse salt in the product, and not chips of glass as a customer had originally reported.
Beef Company Says Coarse Salt, Not Glass Pieces Found In Meat; Oakley Couple Stands By StoryThe Harris Ranch Beef Company has responded after an Oakley couple reported finding small pieces of glass in their meatloaf, saying it was coarse salt.
Grocery Outlet Pulls Ground Beef Packages After Customer Finds Glass Pieces InsideA grocery chain pulled ground beef packages from its shelves after a customer reported finding pieces of glass inside the meat. UPDATE: Testing confirmed the crystals were coarse salt.
'That's My House!' 911 Dispatcher Handles Suspect Pursuit That Leads To Her Own BackyardA Contra Costa County dispatcher handling a suspect pursuit last week found herself dispatching calls to her own home in Oakley, according to the sheriff's office.
Oakley Homeowner, His Son Assaulted By Teen After High-Speed Chase On Highway 4; Suspect ArrestedA brave father and son duo helped police capture a teenage suspect who led authorities on a high-speed chase on Highway 4 Wednesday.