Cal Fire Works To Finish Fire Breaks Around Hwy 17 In Santa Clara CountyCal Fire crews are working with added urgency to trim trees and clear brush from 6.5-mile stretch of Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains as the state enters the most dangerous period of the annual fire season.
1 Killed When Vehicle Plunges Off Highway 17The collision was first reported Sunday at 12:54 a.m. and involved a vehicle that went at least 100 feet off the roadway.
Highway 17 Partially Reopened In Both Directions After Landslide Forced ClosureCaltrans and the CHP have reopened one lane in each direction on state Highway 17 near Scotts Valley.
Fire In Santa Cruz Mountains Contained, But Not ExtinguishedResidents were briefly asked to evacuate their homes Monday afternoon as a large number of firefighters worked to control a blaze in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Truck Driver Dies After Vehicle Hurtles Down Hwy 17 EmbankmentA truck driver was killed today when he crashed down an embankment on state Highway 17 south of Los Gatos, careening toward a creek bed before hitting a large water main, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Pedestrian Killed In South Bay Freeway Ramp Collision Identified A pedestrian killed in a collision with two cars on a freeway ramp near Campbell early Monday morning has been identified as 31-year-old Jennifer Pigue, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office.
31-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck By Two Cars On Hwy 17 Connector RampTwo cars fatally struck a 31-year-old San Jose woman who was reportedly walking on a highway near the San Jose, Campbell and Los Gatos borders earlier Monday morning.
Solo Injury Crash Briefly Blocks Highway 17 In Los GatosAll lanes reopened on state Highway 17 in Los Gatos Sunday morning after a solo crash blocked a lane and left one person with reported injuries.
Santa Cruz Man Killed In Big Rig Crash On Highway 17 IdentifiedThe Santa Cruz man killed in an 11-vehicle accident involving a big-rig that injured seven people Thursday on state Highway 17 south of Los Gatos was 25-year-old Daniel McGuire.
Deadly Big Rig Accident Shuts Down North Highway 17 In Santa Cruz MountainsA fatal accident involving ten cars and a big rig shut down all lanes of North Highway 17 between Summit and Bear Creek roads and one southbound lane Thursday morning.