Evacuation Orders Lifted in Crockett, I-80 Closed 5 Hours When Fires Burn Above Carquinez StraitFires erupted along Interstate 80 near Crockett Sunday, prompting evacuation notices for residents on both ends of the Carquinez Bridge, authorities said.
Fire At Crockett Fuel Facility Ignites Bay Area Traffic NightmareAn explosion and fire at a Crockett fuel facility prompted the closure of a stretch of Interstate Highway 80, causing a traffic nightmare for Bay Area commuters Tuesday evening.
Biker Thrown From Carquinez Bridge After Fatal Crash IdentifiedA motorcyclist thrown over the side of the Carquinez Bridge after a crash on Interstate Highway 80 in the Crockett area of unincorporated Contra Costa County Sunday evening has been identified by the coroner's office.
Motorcyclist Dies When Ejected Off Carquinez Bridge In CrockettA motorcyclist was killed Sunday night after running into a car on Interstate Highway 80 at the south end of the eastbound Carquinez Bridge before being thrown over the side of the bridge and onto the railroad tracks below.
Toll Cheating On Bay Area Bridges Down 75 PercentToll cheating has dropped dramatically on the Bay Area's bridges, possibly due to a new state law, according to officials.
Three Boaters Rescued After Crash In Vallejo, Treated For Head InjuriesThree people were treated Saturday night for head injuries suffered when their boat crashed into a jetty near the mouth of the Napa River west of the Carquinez Bridge, the U.S. Coast Guard said Sunday.
Westbound Lanes Of I-80 At Carquinez Bridge In Vallejo Reopen Following Police ActivityAuthorities are reporting that all westbound lanes of I-80 at the Carquinez Bridge have reopened Tuesday afternoon following a brief closure due to police activity, according to CHP.
Eastbound Lanes Reopen On Carquinez BridgeTwo eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 on the Carquinez Bridge are open again after a collision Monday afternoon involving three vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.
CHP Ask For Public's Help In Bridge Toll Plaza RobberiesThe California Highway Patrol is looking to the public for help finding a driver and an accomplice suspected of robbing two Bay Area toll plazas over the weekend.
Armed Bandits Target Bay Area TolltakersTwo armed bandits brazenly drove up to tolltakers on the Carquinez and San Francisco-Oakland bridges Sunday, calmly flashed a gun and demanded money before speeding away,
Suspected Bay Area Toll Booth Bandits ArrestedTwo suspects have been arrested on suspicion of robbing toll plazas at three Bay Area bridges late last year, a California Highway Patrol officer said.