Traffic Alert Lifted for I-980 in Oakland Following Report of Man Hanging Off 12th Street OvercrossingPolice activity in the vicinity of the 12th Street overpass above Interstate 980 in Oakland caused a traffic backup in both directions of the freeway for over two hours Thursday evening.
I-980 Westbound Lanes Open Following Fatal Overnight Crash Involving MotorcycleThe California Highway Patrol is reporting all lanes of westbound Interstate 980 in Oakland have reopened following a fatal collision involving a vehicle and a motorcycle that occurred Friday night.
Plans for New A's Ballpark Revive Hopes of Eradicating Unloved FreewayConnect Oakland is a group that's been pushing to replace I-980 for years and they're excited at the prospect of tying that proposal to plans for a new ballpark and a possible second BART below-bay tunnel.
Service Dog Wounded in East Bay Freeway Shooting DiesA service dog that was shot in a car on Interstate 980 in Oakland on Friday has died, the dog's owner said Sunday morning.
4 Displaced After Fire At Oakland Homeless EncampmentFour people were displaced and three tents as well as a SUV were damaged in a fire at the edge of West Oakland near Interstate 980 Tuesday morning.
Study Calls Oakland Interstate 980 A Top 10 Eyesore, Urges TeardownInterstate 980 in Oakland has made a national top 10 list for freeways considered eyesores that should be torn down.
Motorcyclist Killed In Early-Morning Collision On I-980 In OaklandAlthough the incident was initially reported as a hit-and-run, CHP officers are working to positively determine if any other vehicles were involved in the collision.
Man Found Injured Near I-980 In Oakland Dies In HospitalA man died after he was found injured near Interstate Highway 980 in Oakland early Saturday morning, police said.
Ferguson Protests In Oakland Turn Ugly For 2nd Straight Night: Freeways Blocked, Looting, FiresFor the second night in a row, protesters upset over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting case blocked freeways and marched through the streets of Oakland.
Man Shot In Buttocks Near I-980 In OaklandOfficers responded to a report of a shooting at 14th and Castro streets east of Highway 980 around 1:30 a.m.
CHP: Man Found With 128 Pounds Of Pot During Traffic Stop In OaklandA 29-year-old man was arrested in Oakland on Tuesday after a California Highway Patrol officer found 128 pounds of marijuana in the suspect’s car, according to police.
Elderly Oakland Man Fatally Struck By 3 Cars, 2 Leave SceneAn elderly man crossing an onramp to Interstate 980 in Oakland was killed Wednesday night when he was hit by three different cars, according to the California Highway Patrol.