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.
Early Morning Brush Fire On I-580 Near Altamont Pass ContainedFire crews have contained a small grass that started in the center divide of Interstate Highway 580 in unincorporated Alameda County early Monday morning.
2-Alarm Grass Fire In Livermore Shuts Down Lanes Of I-580 W Near Altamont PassA 2-alarm grass fire is burning near Interstate 580 westbound just east of Greenville Road in Livermore and has shut down lanes of the roadway, according to the CHP.
Crash, Fire Involving 2 Big Rigs Blocks Eastbound Lanes Of I-580 At Altamont PassA collision involving two big-rig trucks on eastbound I-580 at the Altamont Pass that sent one of the vehicles over an embankment closed two lanes of the freeway for nearly two hours, according to authorities.
Big-Rig Fire Leads To Nightmare Commute On Altamont PassA severe traffic alert has been issued for Interstate 580 at the Altamont Pass Tuesday morning after a big-rig caught fire, prompting lane closures.
Woman Killed In Plunge Off Interstate 580 Near Altamont PassA woman died after a car went off of westbound Interstate Highway 580 and down a ravine Wednesday afternoon in eastern Alameda County near the Altamont Pass.
Woman Whose Body Was Found in East Bay Landfill IdentifiedThe body of 23-year-old Karina Banta of Hayward was found Monday afternoon at a landfill on Altamont Pass Road near Livermore. Authorities consider the death suspicious.
7 Wind-Whipped Fires In Altamont Area Burn 500 AcresAlameda County fire officials confirm crews are responding to seven growing grass fires in Byron near Mountain House Road and Grantline Road in the Altamont area near Byron.
All Lanes Of Westbound 580 In Livermore Open After Pothole RepairsAll lanes on Interstate Highway 580 are open Thursday after a large pothole closed two westbound lanes Wednesday morning.
Pothole Repair On Interstate 580 In Livermore Stretches Into EveningCaltrans officials had bad news for commuters in the East Bay Wednesday afternoon, announcing that the closure of two westbound lanes of I-580 in Livermore to repair numerous potholes would extend until 10 p.m.
WB I-580 Reopens As Firefighters Get Upper Hand On 3 Brush Fires Near LivermoreAll lanes of westbound I-580 near Grant Line Road were blocked as firefighters battle three brush fires.