Scene of a crash in Piinole where a car plunged 25 feet from an overpass onto I-80 below. (Pinole Fire Department)

Car Plunges From Overpass Onto I-80 In Pinole; Driver Arrested For DUI

A driver who lost control of his car, which fell about 25 feet off of a freeway overpass and onto its roof on interstate Highway 80 in Pinole early Monday morning has been arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence, a police sergeant said.


A sign marking the Sgt. Mark Dunakin, Sgt. Ervin Romans, Sgt. Daniel Sakai and Officer John 
Hege Memorial Bridge in Oakland. (CBS)

Fallen Oakland Officers Honored On Anniversary Of Tragedy

About 300 people gathered at an auditorium at Oakland police headquarters Wednesday morning to pay tribute to four officers who were killed by a wanted parolee three years ago.


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Fatal Plunge From Pleasanton Highway Overpass Blocks 580 Traffic

A person died after jumping from an overpass onto westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Pleasanton Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.


Amtrak Train at Crossing

Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Amtrak Train In San Jose

A pedestrian was fatally stuck in San Jose by an Amtrak train that was headed to Los Angeles Wednesday morning, a fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–08/24/2011


Woman Dies After Jumping Form Aptos Highway Overpass

A woman jumped to her death off the State Park Drive overpass on northbound state Highway 1 in Aptos Tuesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

CBS San Francisco–02/22/2011

Fatal Shooting

Man Falls To His Death From Livermore Overpass

A man fell to his death from an Interstate Highway 580 overpass in Livermore Saturday morning, a police sergeant said.

CBS San Francisco–02/05/2011

A suspected kidnapper led police on a 2-hour chase up and down the peninsula Saturday night. CBS

Kidnapping Suspect Caught After 2-Hour Peninsula Chase

A kidnapping suspect was hospitalized early Sunday morning after an overnight police chase went from San Jose to Daly City.