Lake Merritt Station Reopens After Person Struck By BART TrainA person struck by a train at BART's Lake Merritt station in Oakland Wednesday evening closed the station for over an hour and caused major delays, BART officials said.
Gaping Pothole Shuts Down 3 Southbound Lanes On Highway 880 In OaklandA pothole measuring 4-feet-by-3-feet has forced the shut down of three lanes on the busy I-880 in Oakland less than an hour before the evening rush hour.
BART Reporting Major Delays Due To Disabled Train In Oakland; 400 EvacuatedBART is recovering from major delays Monday morning in downtown Oakland after a train became disabled between the 12th Street and Lake Merritt stations, forcing more than 400 riders to be evacuated.
Gas Leak Discovered Near Livermore: ACE Trains Still Not RunningRail traffic across the Altamont Pass in unincorporated Alameda County was stopped early Thursday after a possible gas leak was reported in Livermore, according to Union Pacific Railroad and PG&E officials.
BART Taking Steps To Prevent Track Troubles From Heat After Commute MeltdownBART is taking action to try to prevent further troubles due to the excessively hot weather hitting in the Bay Area.
Extreme Heat Causing Systemwide Equipment Problem, Delays On BARTBART is reporting service delays of 20 minutes systemwide in all directions "due to extreme weather related trackway equipment problems," the agency said Monday afternoon.
Fatal Bay Bridge Crash Triggers Massive Backup Through Morning CommuteOne person was killed and several others injured early Wednesday in a crash on the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge involving a Golden Gate Transit bus and a box truck, authorities said.
Early Morning Crashes Trigger Massive Backups On Westbound 80, Westbound 24Two major crashes on two separate major East Bay highways created a traffic nightmare for commuters heading to San Francisco early Tuesday morning.
Fiery Big Rig Creates East Bay Commute Nightmare; All Lanes ReopenedAll lanes of the westbound Interstate Highway 580 to westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Oakland reopened after being shut down when a big rig crashed and caught fire, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Lanes Reopen After CHP Pursuit, Fatal Motorcyclist Crash On Bay BridgeA California Highway Patrol pursuit of motorcyclist ended in a fatal crash on the Bay Bridge early Tuesday, shutting down three westbound lanes for four hours as crews worked to clear the accident.
Sea Lion Stops Traffic On Highway 101 Near San Francisco AirportA sea lion stopped traffic on Highway 101 near the San Francisco International Airport Tuesday morning.
Overturned Vehicle On Westbound Highway 24 In Orinda Snarls Morning CommuteAn overturned vehicle blocked lanes of Highway 24 in Orinda Friday morning, snarling the westbound commute.
Orinda Seeks Solution To Parking Crunch Caused By BART RidersA major parking crunch in Orinda caused by an influx of BART riders parking their cars on residential streets has prompted a new proposal from the city.
Dumbarton Bridge Reopens After Jack-Knifed Big Rig Blocked All Eastbound LanesAll lanes of the Dumbarton Bridge have reopened after the eastbound direction was blocked due to a jack-knifed big rig early Tuesday morning.
Engineers Making 'Satisfactory Progress' On Salesforce Transit Center RepairsAfter being closed for seven months, repairs are continuing at the Salesforce Transit Center in San Francisco -- where two cracked steel beams were discovered last September.