Overturned Tractor Trailer Closes Southbound Hwy 17 Connector To Hwy 1 In Santa CruzAn overturned tractor trailer on the southbound Highway 17 connector at Highway 1 in Santa Cruz has shut down the southbound ramp between the two roadways, according to authorities.
Alarming Spike In Crashes Along Dangerous Stretch Of Highway 17 In South BayTraffic accidents on a dangerous stretch of Highway 17 between Los Gatos and Santa Cruz spiked in January and February of 2019.
CHP Release More Details On Fatal Tree Fall And Crash On Hwy 17An 84-year-old man was killed and an 85-year-old man was seriously injured Thursday afternoon in Santa Cruz County when a tree fell on a Cadillac Escalade they were in, the California Highway Patrol said Friday.
One Dead After Falling Tree Causes Crash On Hwy 17CHP on Thursday afternoon confirmed one person died on Highway 17 after two major injury crashes, including one caused by a tree that fell onto at least one vehicle.
Chainsaw-Wielding Samaritan Clears Fallen Trees From Santa Cruz Mountain RoadsA Soquel man with a fondness for chainsaws patrols the Santa Cruz Mountains on his own time -- and own dime -- clearing fallen trees that often plague the roads after strong storms.
Fatal Solo Crash Shuts Down Southbound Hwy 17 In Los GatosA fatal solo vehicle accident Thursday evening has shut down southbound state Highway 17 in Los Gatos, according to authorities.
Man Arrested For Alleged DUI Following Horrific Highway 17 CrashA 47-year-old Redwood City man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs after allegedly causing a crash on state Highway 17 in Scotts Valley late Sunday night.
Southbound Hwy 17 Closed In Los Gatos After Big Rig Hits OverpassCHP is reporting that all southbound lanes of Highway 17 in Los Gatos were closed Thursday evening after a big rig reportedly hit an overpass.
Caltrans Set To Build Tunnel For Wildlife Under Highway 17The tunnel would be built at the infamous Laurel Curve, which is not just dangerous for drivers, but is downright deadly for wildlife.
Hwy 17 Reopens After Felled Tree Causes Emergency ClosureCaltrans crews had to force an emergency closure of State Highway 17 in both directions for about an hour Thursday afternoon in order to take down a tree that was threatening to fall onto traffic, according to authorities.
Crash On Highway 17 Leaves At Least One Person DeadAt least one person died in a traffic collision involving multiple vehicles on Highway 17 in Los Gatos.