Lightning destroyed a redwood tree in Berkeley during a powerful storm Monday, damaging a nearby home.
Twelve hours after a tree fell and blocked traffic on state Highway 84 near Highway 35 in Woodside early Monday morning, the roadway has been cleared, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Efforts to clone a 130-year-old giant sequoia planted by naturalist John Muir on his Martinez property have been successful.
The parents of a camp counselor crushed to death by a falling tree near Yosemite National Park is suing Pacific Gas & Electric and the camp’s arborist.
A tree fell on a car on Lombard street in San Francisco’s Marina district, blocking traffic Monday morning, police said.
A Woodside man was slapped with a $52,500 fine for cutting down six trees on his own property without a permit.
Three people escaped injury when a 50-foot tree fell onto their house in unincorporated Danville on Monday afternoon, a San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District spokeswoman said.
A tree fell onto a home in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood Wednesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.
A fallen tree closed both directions of state Highway 84 in San Mateo County, emergency officials said.
A 12-year-old boy from Arizona was seriously injured early Wednesday morning when a tree fell and crushed a tent where he was sleeping in a San Mateo County park.