All lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley have reopened after a trailer detached from a big rig and blocked the slow lane of traffic Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A 14-year-old girl has been hospitalized with major injuries after a car struck her while she was in a crosswalk in Newark this morning, police said.
A bicyclist who was killed in a collision with a car Tuesday evening in San Jose was a 17-year-old boy, police said Wednesday.
A motorcyclist who was killed Monday night in a crash on state Highway 1 near Devil’s Slide has been identified by the San Francisco medical examiner’s office as 24-year-old Salvatore O’Brien.
The crash, which blocked the No. 1, 2 and 3 lanes, happened around 7:15 a.m. just east of Waterman Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The son of a San Francisco city worker accused of running over and killing a woman in a Bernal Heights park last month was himself arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run after his father’s court hearing on Wednesday, police and prosecutors said.
The last patient who was still hospitalized following the Asiana Airlines plane crash at San Francisco International Airport in July has been released, San Francisco General Hospital officials announced today.
An elderly woman drove her car into a salon storefront Thursday morning in Campbell but neither she nor the customers inside were injured, a police captain said.
A Japan Airlines flight headed to San Francisco on Monday night had to turn around mid-flight because of a mechanical problem, an airline spokeswoman said.
A 21-year-old Concord man was killed in car accident early Monday morning during wet weather conditions on state Highway 17 near Santa Cruz, according to the California Highway Patrol.