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Distracted driving caused a crash that has shut down part of Byron Highway in east Contra Costa County and spilled gallons of ice cream into a field off of the roadway

Distracted Driver Causes Big-Rig Crash Spilling Gallons Of Ice Cream On Byron Hwy

Distracted driving caused a crash that has shut down part of Byron Highway in east Contra Costa County and spilled gallons of ice cream into a field off of the roadway Thursday morning.

06/26/2014

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All I-680 Lanes Reopen After Big-Rig Crash Spills Gas In Walnut Creek

All lanes of Interstate Highway 680 have reopened after a crash involving an overturned big-rig blocked lanes on both sides of the highway and snarled traffic for several hours Thursday morning.

06/26/2014

A car travels along the express lane on northbound Interstate 680 in Fremont. (Metropolitan Transportation Commission)

New Lanes To Ease I-680 Traffic In Danville, San Ramon

Motorists on Interstate Highway 680 in Danville and San Ramon will soon have an easier, safer time merging onto the busy freeway.

06/25/2014

High-Speed Chase Ends In Fiery Crash Killing 2 People In San Francisco

I-80 Off-Ramp Opens After High-Speed Chase, Fiery Crash Kills 2

An Interstate Highway 80 off-ramp in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood reopened this morning after a California Highway Patrol chase from Oakland ended in a crash that killed two people.

06/25/2014

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Victims Rescued, Dozens Arrested In Child Sex Trafficking Crackdown Across California

Law enforcement officers rescued six children this week being forced to work as prostitutes in the Bay Area and arrested more than a dozen suspected pimps, FBI officials announced Monday.

06/23/2014

Toyota/Save Mart 350  (credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

NASCAR Race Expected To Congest Wine Country Roadways

If you’re planning a trip to wine country this weekend, be warned. NASCAR rolls into town Friday, along with tens of thousands of fans and huge traffic jams.

06/20/2014

Twitter user @silverem2 captured this image tweeting "There's a truck on fire just past the toll plaza and a crazy guy is dancing all around it as they spray him." (@silverem2/Twitter)

Police Detain Man Dancing Around Burning Truck He Allegedly Set On Fire Near Bay Bridge Toll Plaza

A Sacramento man whose pickup truck caught fire Thursday morning near the toll plaza on the Bay Bridge was placed in the hospital on an emergency psychiatric hold, according to the California Highway Patrol.

06/19/2014

Toyota/Save Mart 350  (credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Revs Up For The Weekend at Sonoma Raceway

The annual race event returns to Sonoma Raceway over the weekend…

06/19/2014

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National ‘Dump The Pump Day’ Encourages Commuters To Ditch The Car And Ride Public Transit

Several San Mateo and Santa Clara County leaders are taking public transportation to work and encouraging other commuters to follow suit.

06/19/2014

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Silicon Valley’s Transportation Tax For Alleviating Traffic Remains Gridlocked

Traffic relief in Silicon Valley will have to wait now that a half cent transportation tax has been delayed until the 2016 election.

06/18/2014

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