1 Hurt In 'Dramatic' San Jose Crash When Car Smashes Into Bridge, Lands In Penitencia CreekA car that went down a creek in San Jose Sunday morning has been removed from the scene and a person injured in the crash was taken to a trauma center.
Man Suffered Severe Trauma Before East Bay BART Train Fatally Struck HimThe Contra Costa County coroner’s office said Tuesday that the man who was hit by a BART train Monday died from “multiple blunt force injuries.”
Active-Duty Service Members Visit Injured Veterans At Palo Alto VA Hospital For Fleet Week One of the lesser-known events associated with Fleet Week took place Tuesday at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital.
Oakland Doctors Produce 'Welcome To County' Rap Video To Publicize Hospital Funding NeedsOakland doctors concerned about the funding of county hospitals are taking a one-of-a-kind approach to publicizing that concern, with the release of a slickly-produced rap video.
Four Years After Pipeline Explosion, San Bruno Neighborhood Still RebuildingFour years after a pipeline explosion tore through San Bruno’s Crestmoor neighborhood, the area is still rebuilding. Residents said they are fatigued by the construction.
Husband Charged With Murder In Oakland Woman's Fatal Fall A man who claimed that his wife died in a fall at their home in Oakland’s Montclair district last month has now been charged with murdering her, authorities said Wednesday.
Car Hits 15-Year-Old Skateboarder Crossing Street In FremontA 15-year-old boy suffered major injuries when a car hit him on Paseo Padre Parkway in Fremont Monday evening.
No Obvious Signs Of Trauma Found In Autopsy On Hiker Found In Mt. Tamalpais ParkAn autopsy on Magdalena Glinkowski, the Menlo Park woman who was found dead in Mt. Tamalpais State Park on Saturday, showed no obvious signs of trauma, Marin County sheriff’s officials said Tuesday afternoon.
Livermore Father Charged With Murdering Infant SonDeputies responded to the 2400 block of Buena Vista Avenue in unincorporated Livermore on July 29 after receiving a report of an unresponsive infant and transported the boy to ValleyCare Medical Center in Pleasanton, Sgt. J.D. Nelson said.
SF General Chief Surgeon Describes Crash Injuries; 2 Patients ParalyzedA chief surgeon at San Francisco General Hospital said Sunday that the injuries suffered by passengers of downed Asiana Airlines Flight 214 ranged from minor cuts and bruises to major head trauma and paralysis.
GOP Activist Says Pregnancies Rare In Rape Cases Due To Trauma The president of the California Republican Assembly says pregnancies by rape are rare because a woman's body is traumatized by the violence.
HealthWatch: Study Links Concussions To Permanent Brain DamageIn the biggest study of its kind, researchers at Boston University analyzed the brains of deceased athletes and veterans (all of who had history of repeated head trauma), and found more than 80 percent had signs of CTE, or Traumatic Brain Encephalopathy.