Man Escapes Before Train Hits His Car At Pinole Railroad CrossingA man escaped injury Friday night after his car was struck by an Amtrak train near a Pinole railroad crossing.
Rodeo Man Found Shot Dead In StreetA 36-year-old man was fatally shot in the unincorporated Contra Costa County town of Rodeo over the weekend, a spokesman said Sunday.
Hercules Woman Rescued From House FireA Hercules woman was airlifted to a hospital after firefighters rescued her from a blaze in her home early Saturday morning, a fire dispatcher said.