Big Rig Overturns On Interstate 280 In Los Altos HillsA semi-trailer overturned along Interstate Highway 280 in Los Altos Hills Friday morning, blocking lanes of traffic, authorities said.
Santa Clara County to Deploy New Wildfire Response TechnologyFollowing an unprecedented fire season, the Santa Clara County Fire Department has acquired new technologies to improve wildfire and emergency response and preparedness.
Man Who Died In Crash Off Cliff On Hwy 17 Friday IdentifiedA man who died after his car careened 150 feet off a cliff in unincorporated Santa Clara County on Friday has been identified by authorities.
Driver Dead After Car Plunges Off Hwy 17A vehicle drove off the road on northbound Highway 17 Friday morning, killing the driver and forcing the shut down of one lane of the highway.
Supes Decline Consolidating Los Altos Hills Fire District With County Fire DepartmentThe Los Altos Hills County Fire District was spared from consolidating into the Santa Clara County Fire Department at a Tuesday meeting of the county Board of Supervisors.
Man Dies In Fiery Crash in Saratoga, 5 Others InjuredA 70-year-old man died and five others injured in a fiery crash on Saratoga Avenue near Highway 85 late Wednesday morning.
Car Catches Fire in Saratoga After Accident, Shutting Down Saratoga AvenueSaratoga Avenue in Saratoga was closed in both directions late Wednesday morning after an accident led to a car fire, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department.
Fire Burns Former Elephant Bar Restaurant in Campbell for 2nd TimeAn early-morning fire at a shuttered former restaurant was contained Sunday by the Santa Clara County Fire Department and the cause is now under investigation.
Santa Clara County Launches Weed Abatement App For ResidentsA new app has been launched that could help cut down the fire danger in the South Bay by targeting areas and properties overgrown with weeds.
San Jose Woman Arrested Following Highway 17 Crash That Killed TeenA 28-year-old San Jose woman was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter after a crash on State Route 17 in Santa Clara County early Saturday morning left a teenager dead.
Elderly Man Drives Truck Into Wall Outside Los Altos Fire StationFirefighters in Los Altos reported that an older man was taken to the hospital early Monday evening after driving his truck into a wall attached to the El Monte fire station.
Los Gatos Home Under Construction Destroyed in 2-Alarm BlazeA one-story, 3,000-square-foot home under construction in unincorporated Los Gatos was destroyed by fire Sunday morning.
South Bay Fire Officials: Dealing With Tesla Fires A Learning ProcessThe day after a Tesla Model S vehicle burst into flames not once but twice, Santa Clara County fire officials on Wednesday admitted that they are still learning how to handle fires involving the electric vehicles.
Tesla Reignites Hours After Earlier Fire Extinguished In Los GatosFire officials in the South Bay were keeping an eye on a Tesla Model S that caught on fire in Los Gatos Tuesday afternoon and then reignited hours later as fire crews were moving the vehicle.
South Bay Chief Outraged Over Verizon Throttling Of Data For Fire CrewsA Bay Area fire chief made a stunning claim Tuesday, accusing Verizon of putting his wildfire crews and the public in danger when the company slowed down their data as they battled the Mendocino Complex Fire.