Bay Area Gas Prices, Traffic Race Towards Pre-Pandemic LevelsGas prices in the Bay Area are racing towards pre-pandemic levels as the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues and more cars and drivers hit the road.
Roadways Across California, Nation Became Speedways As Pandemic RagedIn California and across the country, some drivers took advantage of roads and highways emptied by the coronavirus pandemic by pushing well past the speed limit.
Study: Shelter-In-Place Leading To Fewer California Mountain Lions Becoming RoadkillMonths of sheltering in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic has led to significantly fewer wild animals becoming roadkill, including California's mountain lions, a new study finds.
Coronavirus Update: California Emissions Dip Drastically During Shelter-In-Place, UC Davis Study FindsWhile the coronavirus shelter-in-place orders have caused a steep decline in traffic, a new study looks to quantify the environmental impact of taking all those tailpipes off the roads.
Teenager Dies In Horrific Car Crash Into Pittsburg CanalA 19-year-old died early Wednesday morning when his vehicle crashed into a Pittsburg canal and was submerged underwater for at least 25 minutes, authorities said.
Large Puddles On Highway 101 In San Jose Creating Dangerous Driving ConditionsGroundwater is seeping up through the pavement creating large, hazardous puddles on the northbound lanes near the 880 junction.
Transit Agencies, CHP Urge New Years Eve Partygoers To Leave Cars At HomeIf you're heading into San Francisco for New Years Eve, transit agencies and law enforcement are urging you to leave your cars at home, and rideshare customers can expect long waits.
MTC Approves $4M Contract To Transition Bay Area Toward Cashless TollsThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission unanimously approved a $4 million contract Wednesday for consultation services to help switch the Bay Area to an all electronic toll future.
NYE Revelers Have Other Options For Getting To And From SF Besides DrivingSan Francisco's first message for anyone planning on coming to the fireworks on the Embarcadero: Don't drive.
DMV To Add Saturday Hours After Growing Complaints About Long WaitsThe California Department of Motor Vehicles will add Saturday hours after growing complaints about long wait times because of new license requirements.
Texting While Driving On The Increase In Bay Area, CaliforniaA new study says people are not getting the message about texting and driving. Some of the worst culprits are right here in California.
4/20 Marijuana Holiday A Dangerous Time On The Road, Study FindsAmerica's highways are decidedly less safe on April 20, a day when stoners publicly celebrate marijuana use, according to a new report.
Drowsy Driving A Factor In Almost 10% Of Crashes, Study FindsDrowsy drivers are a bigger risk factor in vehicle accidents than previously thought.
California Approves New Restrictions For Drivers Under 21Californians under age 21 could soon face new driving restrictions under a bill passed by the Legislature.
San Francisco, Oakland Ranked Worst Cities In U.S. To Drive InAmerica's love affair with cars endures, but in the Bay Area automobiles get no love. According to a new study, driving here is costly, time-consuming, and unsafe.