CHP Rescue Young Pig On Highway 4 In Bay PointCHP in Contra Costa County came across an unusual trespasser on Highway 4 Monday night when a young pig was found on the busy roadway, authorities said.
Commuter Survives Close Encounter With Wood Block On I-80 In RichmondA Bay Area commuter had a close call when a piece of wood smashed into their car's windshield while driving through Richmond on I-80 Thursday morning, according to authorities.
Tourist Cited After Riding Scooter On Bay BridgeA tourist visiting from the East Coast was cited after riding a motorized scooter on the Bay Bridge, the California Highway Patrol said Wednesday.
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.
Foul Play Suspected In Death Of Apparent Homeless Man In San JoseA homicide investigation has begun following the discovery of a man's body Tuesday evening in some bushes in downtown San Jose, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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.
Disabled Big Rig Closes Westbound Lane On Bay Bridge's Western SpanA disabled big rig closed the far right lane of the western span of the Bay Bridge Tuesday afternoon, according to authorities.
1 Dead, 1 Airlifted Following Multi-Vehicle Crash in OakleyOne person was killed and two more taken to hospitals -- one via air ambulance -- following a three-vehicle collision in Oakley late Saturday night
Concord Pastor and India Archbishop Killed in Northern California CrashFather Mathew Vellankal, pastor of St. Bonaventure in Concord, was killed in a car crash with a big rig Thursday, along with Archbishop Dominic Jala of the Archdiocese of Shillong, India.
Fatal Multi-Vehicle Crash Snarls Westbound I-80 Traffic in RichmondA fatal collision on westbound Interstate 80 in Richmond shut down three lanes for almost an hour, choking midday traffic heading toward Oakland and San Francisco on Sunday.
21-Year-Old Woman Killed in Early-Morning Solo-Vehicle Crash in SunnyvaleA 21-year-old woman was killed Sunday morning in a solo vehicle crash on the connector from westbound Route 237 to northbound Highway 101 in Sunnyvale.
Drunk Driver Triggers Horrific Wrong-Way Highway 101 Crash; Chicago-Area Tourists Among DeadFour people were killed in a wrong-way collision involving a taxi on northbound Highway 101 early Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Stolen Car Suspect Arrested Mid-Span Of Richmond-San Rafael BridgeA Novato man was arrested early Wednesday when the stolen SUV he was driving broke down in the eastbound lanes of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, authorities said.
Tanker Truck Rollover, Hazmat Situation Closes Alpine Road Near La HondaCHP, fire and hazmat personnel are at the scene of a tanker truck rollover on Alpine Road near La Honda Monday afternoon, according to authorities.
Hayward Man Killed In Horrific 680 Walnut Creek CrashA 38-year-old Hayward man was killed early Friday after the Nissan Sentra he was driving crashed into a dump truck, rolled over and then ended up on its roof nestled against the center median of I-680, authorities said.