Eucalyptus Tree Takes Out Power Lines, Blocks Access To Homes In BerkeleyA large eucalyptus tree took out power lines, causing an outage to hundreds of homes in Berkeley during Tuesday morning’s rainstorm, PG&E said.
Tree Falls On Highway 17, Blocking Lanes In Santa Clara CountyA large tree is blocking two lanes on state Highway 17 in unincorporated Santa Clara County Tuesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Storm Brings Down Tree Limbs, Muni Power Lines In San FranciscoSunday’s storm brought down tree limbs, damaging cars in San Francisco and snapping Muni power lines.
Woman, Child Safe After Tree Limb Falls On Morgan Hill HomeA large tree limb fell onto a Morgan Hill home while a woman and a child were inside Tuesday afternoon, police and fire officials said.
Is California's Drought To Blame For An Increase In Falling Tree Branches?Last Friday, a huge tree just fell over at Mt. Diablo, injuring a couple of campers. Officials are saying this is probably a result of the drought and the local “beetle” bug.
California Citrus Growers Trimming, Painting Trees To Deal With DroughtGrowers in Fresno have sawed off large portions of their trees because there’s not enough water to keep the dense canopies alive, and spray painting them with a diluted latex paint that acts as a sunblock.
Woman Walks Away Uninjured After Eucalyptus Tree Falls On Her Car Near Oakland's Lake MerrittA woman was able to walk away without injury after a tree fell on her car while she was driving near Lake Merritt in Oakland Thursday afternoon.
San Francisco Recreation & Parks Manager Hit By Falling Tree, Critically InjuredA San Francisco Recreation and Parks manager is in critical condition after being struck by a falling tree in the city’s Bayview district Tuesday morning, firefighters said.
Falling Tree Takes Down Muni Lines, Blocks Traffic Along San Francisco StreetA tree fell on a sidewalk, taking down Muni power lines and blocking lanes of traffic on a major thoroughfare in San Francisco Sunday.
Cars Suspected Of Racing In San Jose Lose Control, Collide, Then Fatally Strike PedestrianThe drivers of two cars that might have been racing in East San Jose have been taken into custody Monday afternoon following a fatal collision with a female pedestrian who was pinned against a tree, San Jose police said.
San Jose Woman From The Philippines Deals With Nearly A Week Of No Hot Water At Apartment With EaseThe last thing you want on a cold winter morning is a cold shower, but that’s exactly what residents of a San Jose apartment complex had to deal with for nearly a week after a large tree fell over last week, knocking out gas and hot water service.
Fallen Tree Shuts Highway 1 In Western Marin CountyState Highway 1 is closed in both directions in Marshall in western Marin County Wednesday afternoon due to a fallen tree, according to the California Highway Patrol.