Sonoma County Groups Making Joint Effort To Clean Litter From RoadwaysThe Sonoma County Department of Transportation and Public Works, along with nonprofits and community groups are making a joint effort to clean litter off the county’s roadways.
Northbound I-880 Reopens After SUV Crash That Toppled Steel BeamsAll lanes reopened at 11 a.m. Saturday on northbound Interstate 880 in Oakland, more than seven hours after a suspected DUI crash closed down the freeway.
Oakland CHP Arrest Man Standing On Van Waving BB Gun On I-880CHP officers in Oakland have taken a man into custody who was standing on top of his van at the side of northbound I-880 waving what appeared to be a firearm, according to authorities.
Vehicle Fire Stopped Just Short Of Homes Near Freeway, Backs Up TrafficA vehicle fire on Interstate Highway 580 between Santa Rita Road and El Charro Road Sunday evening spread to adjacent grass and to a nearby backyard fence, but was stopped short of threatening houses near the freeway, the Livermore Pleasanton Fire Department said.
New Overpass Plans In High-Traffic Area Worry San Jose ResidentsRecent plans for a new freeway overpass in San Jose are raising safety concerns among the city's residents.
Woman Dies After Leaping From Ambulance On Dublin FreewayA woman got out of an ambulance on her way to a psychiatric hospital and was killed when a vehicle hit her Monday morning in Dublin.
Tanker Truck Explosion In Italy Kills 2, Injures Up To 70A tanker truck carrying flammable material exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna, killing at least two people and injuring up to 70.
CHP Investigating Fatal Leap From I-880 Freeway In OaklandOne person died after jumping over a freeway median following a traffic collision on northbound Interstate Highway 880 Sunday evening, the California Highway Patrol confirmed.
PETA Offers Up To $5,000 Reward In Vacaville Dog Cruelty CaseAnimal rights group PETA is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect or suspects who threw a Vacaville woman's dog out of a moving car on I-80 with his legs bound.
Sacramento Man Arrested For Allegedly Throwing Large Rocks At Freeway DriversA Sacramento man has been arrested after police say he threw rocks as large as footballs onto cars from a freeway overpass, injuring several people.
CHP Arrest East Bay Freeway Shooting SuspectA man suspected of walking up to a vehicle stopped at a freeway metering light in Hayward and opening fire, wounding two people has been arrested in Oakland.
Small Plane Crashes On 405 Freeway In Southern CaliforniaA small plane crashed on the 405 freeway, just beyond the runway at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana Friday morning.
2-Alarm Fire Along Hwy 24 In Orinda Burns 25 AcresA 25-acre grass fire that was sparked by a car on the side of Highway 24 in Orinda Monday afternoon has been 75 percent contained, according to Cal Fire.
Stuntman, Driver Cited After Dangerous Freeway Stunt In OaklandPolice said a daredevil who was spotted riding on I-880 in Oakland taped to the outside of a moving car last weekend has been cited along with the driver of the car.
Westbound I-580 Reopens After Tractor Trailer FireA tractor trailer fire on westbound I-580 has caused a traffic alert Monday afternoon, shutting down the right lanes of the freeway for over four hours, according to authorities.