'She's Not My Mom': CHP Says Girl's Plea For Help A HoaxA plea for help from from a girl who held up a sign while in a car traveling on a Central Valley highway turned out to be a hoax, authorities said.
Truck Fire, Chemical Leak Shuts Down Lane Of Highway 101 In CloverdaleThe northbound No. 2 lane of U.S. Highway 101 was closed at the South Cloverdale Boulevard off-ramp Wednesday morning when sodium hypochlorite leaked from a burning truck on the highway.
CHP Task Force Investigates As More Cars Attacked By Projectiles On Hwy 101Five more cars on Highway 101 were hit by projectiles Saturday night in Monterey County, bringing the total to 61 attacks since February.
Three Die In Horrific Highway 24 Crash In OrindaThree people were killed early Saturday after a car veered off westbound Highway 24 and crashed into a tree near Orinda, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Amazing Survival Story: Driver Walks Away From Horrific Crash Near FresnoA driver in a horrific crash on a fog-bound street in the Fresno County town of Malaga was able to walk out of the wreckage even though his vehicle was completely torn apart by the force of the crash.
3 Die In Suspected DUI Bay Area Crashes Over Thanksgiving WeekendThree people died in suspected DUI crashes on Bay Area roadways over the four-day Thanksgiving weekend and at least one driver was arrested every 36 minutes for allegedly driving under the influence.
CHP Increases Patrols To Catch Projectile-Throwing Suspect In Monterey CountyA California Highway Patrol spokesperson said Tuesday that they are increasing patrols in Monterey County to catch the person or persons throwing objects at moving vehicles.
CHP Officers Rescue Injured Driver From Burning Vehicle In LivermoreTwo California Highway Patrol officers were being called heroes Wednesday after they rescued a badly injured female driver from her burning vehicle in a suspected DUI crash in Livermore, authorities said.
Car Passenger Impaled By Metal Bar Along Highway 99 Near SacramentoAuthorities in Northern California say a woman was impaled in the leg over the weekend when a large metal bar fell off a moving big rig on a highway near Sacramento.
Driver Opens Fire On Another Vehicle Along Bay BridgeA shooting during the busy morning commute shut down all eastbound traffic on the Bay Bridge early Friday as the California Highway Patrol searched for the gunman, authorities said.
Speeding SUV Hits CHP Officer Directing Traffic At Norcal Railroad CrossingA California Highway Patrol officer was injured after he was struck by a speeding SUV while directing traffic around a Northern California railroad crossing.
East Bay Men Arrested In Luxury Auto Theft RingTwo Contra Costa County men have been arrested in connection with a multi-state auto theft ring targeting luxury vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Suspected Pipe Bomb Found In Abandoned Vehicle Along Hwy. 4 Rendered SafeA stretch of Highway 4 between Antioch and Pittsburgh was shut down shortly Sunday afternoon as law enforcement officials "rendered safe" a suspected pipe bomb found in an abandoned vehicle.
EB I-80 Shut Down As Police Investigate Possible Freeway Shooting In VallejoEastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo were shut down after a possible freeway shooting.
Message In A Bottle Helps Save Family Stranded In Big SurDetails have emerged about an incredible rescue at Big Sur over the summer which involved a stranded family who was saved thanks to a message in a water bottle.