New Report Lists Wildfire Evacuation-Challenged Bay Area CitiesA new report released Thursday by San Francisco-based Streetlight Data, Inc. shows which Bay Area cities are likely to be heavily impacted in the case of emergency evacuations due to limited escape routes.
Bay Area Commuters Spending 100+ Hours A Year In Traffic, Study FindsA new study finds the region is again among the worst in the nation, with drivers spending the equivalent of more than four days a year in traffic.
Fire Alongside Highway 17 In Los Gatos Under InvestigationTwo buildings were threatened by a small vegetation fire Sunday afternoon alongside state Highway 17 in Los Gatos, but ultimately spared, the Santa Clara County Fire Department said.
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Concrete Repairs Complete, Caltrans SaysCaltrans began repairs to the bridge after a large concrete chunk hit a car on the bridge's lower deck the morning of Feb. 7. On Thursday, the agency announced joint replacement work on the bridge is complete.
Muni Announces Early Subway Closures For Track, Maintenance Work This WeekSan Francisco Municipal Railway's Muni Metro subway service will begin early closures this coming week, lasting for two weeks as crews do maintenance work.
Car Catches Fire in Caldecott Tunnel, Briefly Shutting 1 Eastbound BoreA motorist escaped safely Sunday morning after a Subaru Forester caught fire in the eastbound first bore of the Caldecott Tunnel, briefly shutting down traffic
MTC Adds Emergency Text Alerts to 511 Service for Bay Area Travelers511 Emergency Alerts will send texts about transportation emergencies, including freeway closures and severe transit disruptions, to users who opt in to the free service.
1 Dead After Box Truck Slams Into Fire Truck on Highway 101 in Palo AltoOne man has died after the box truck he was driving rear-ended a Palo Alto Fire Department fire truck which was responding to a solo-vehicle crash on Highway 101 in Palo Alto early Sunday morning.
Lucas Valley Road Reopens After Tanker Overturns, Spills Gas Near NovatoLucas Valley Road opened to one-way traffic Monday morning after it was closed when a 50-foot gasoline tanker truck overturned and slid down an embankment on a tight turn near Westgate Drive southwest of Novato Sunday morning.
Woman Walking On Bay Bridge Causes Huge DelaysPolice took a woman into custody after she began walking on the westbound span of the Bay Bridge, but not before traffic was snarled at a standstill heading into San Francisco Sunday evening.
Overturned Tanker Leaking Fuel Closes Section of Lucas Valley Road in Marin CountyLucas Valley Road was closed to all traffic between Big Rock and Bridgegate due to a tanker truck that overturned Sunday morning.
Hwy 101 Lanes Reopened in S.F. Presidio Following Car Fire in MacArthur TunnelAuthorities say nobody was hurt when a car caught fire inside MacArthur Tunnel in San Francisco's Presidio.
Rollover Crash on Hwy 101 in San Rafael Leaves 1 Dead, Another Badly HurtA driver was killed and a passenger suffered life-threatening injuries when a Ford Expedition overturned Sunday morning on Highway 101 at Smith Ranch Road in San Rafael.
Diverging Diamond Interchanges Coming To California In Effort To Ease TrafficSomething new is coming to California highways and it is already under construction in Manteca. Drivers will soon be driving through the state’s first diverging diamond interchange.
1 Injured in Rollover Big Rig Crash Early Saturday on Hwy 101 in S.F.One person was hospitalized after a rollover big-rig crash on southbound Highway 101 in San Francisco early Saturday morning.