Big Rig Crash, Diesel Spill Triggers Massive 580 Westbound Commute BackupA big rig slammed into a barrier on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Dublin early Thursday, dumping fuel and oil across all four lanes of the busy freeway, triggering a massive backup near the Highway 680 split, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Frightening Wildfire Shuts Down Altamont Pass Traffic OvernightFirefighters brought a wildfire under control early Friday after a big rig crash ignited a blaze that spread along I-580 near Livermore, forcing the busy freeway to be shut down for several hours.
Big Rig Crash Triggers Brush Fire; Slows Westbound Traffic On Dublin Grade A big rig crashed, began leaking diesel fuel and then ignited a small brush fire, shutting down two lanes Monday on westbound 580 at the Dublin Grade, authorities said.
Two Of Four Robbery Suspects Arrested After Police Search Backs Up Hwy 580Two armed robbery suspects were detained after crashing their alleged getaway vehicle in Oakland Monday afternoon and attempting to flee on foot, according to police.
Altamont Pass Big Rig Fire Jams Traffic On 580 Through LivermoreA big rig caught fire in the Altamont Pass Tuesday morning causing heavy traffic delays through Livermore.
Fiery UPS Truck Crash On I-580 Near Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Jams Morning CommuteA UPS truck crashed and caught fire on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in the San Quentin area of Marin County, snarling the Friday morning commute and sending plumes of white smoke into the sky that could be seen for miles.
580 Lanes Reopen After Fatal Multi-Car Accident In OaklandAll lanes have reopened on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland after a fatal multi-vehicle accident caused closures Tuesday morning
Motorcyclist Killed After Car Sideshows Roll From Port Of Oakland To Bay Bridge Toll Plaza, Stop Traffic On I-580Castro Valley CHP investigators are trying to see if a motorcyclist who died after that crashing into an SUV off of Interstate 580 Sunday night was coming from a massive illegal street race that disrupted I-580 in Oakland.
Overturned Big Rig Snarls Traffic On Eastbound I-580 In LivermoreAll westbound lanes on Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore have reopened after an overturned big rig blocked lanes on both side of the freeway Thursday morning.
Oakland Zoo Animals Feast On Spilled Fruit From Monday's Truck CrashAnimals at the Oakland Zoo enjoyed a feast of tropical fruit after a truck spilled its shipment on a freeway in Livermore Monday.
Westbound I-580 Lanes Reopen In Livermore After Big Rig Crash Spills Bananas, Causes Major DelaysAll lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore have reopened after a big-rig carrying about 45,000 pounds of bananas and other fruit overturned earlier Monday.
4,000 Gallons Of Gasoline Spilled From Monday's Overturned Tanker Wreck On Sir Francis Drake Blvd. In Marin CountyCalifornia Highway Patrol officials said 4,000 gallons of gasoline spilled when a big-rig with two tank trailers overturned on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Monday.
Overturned Big Rig Leaks Fuel, Creates 580 To 101 Gridlock For Richmond BridgeA tanker truck crash has blocked a portion of one of Marin County's main traffic arteries Monday morning, creating a backup that extended across the Richmond Bridge throughout the morning commute.
Tiny Kitten Rescued From Wheel Well Of Car On Oakland FreewayThe California Highway Patrol’s Oakland division says a small cat was spotted jumping into the wheel well of a car that was topped in traffic Monday morning.
Grass Fire Burning Near Interstate 580 At Eden Canyon In Castro ValleyA fast-moving grass fire burned near westbound Interstate 580 at the Eden Canyon off-ramp during Wednesday afternoon rush hour.