California Highway Patrol

A driver traveling in the wrong direction on Highway 1 was involved in a deadly crash in Pacifica on Jan. 16, 2020.
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Tim Ryan
January 16, 2020 - 11:26 am
One person died in a head-on collision when he drove onto southbound Highway 1 in the wrong direction Thursday morning, authorities said. The man driving his Dodge Charger against traffic was killed when his car going north struck a Mercedes SUV at 3:10 a.m. in Pacifica, according to the California...
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Victor Magana allegedly abducted his daughter after stabbing her mother on Dec. 16, 2019, San Jose police say.
San Jose Police Department
Matt Bigler
December 16, 2019 - 8:38 am
Police were searching Monday for a man accused of kidnapping his two-year-old daughter after gravely stabbing the girl's mother, San Jose police said. An Amber Alert was issued by the California Highway Patrol for the missing child Bethanie Carraza who was believed to be with her father Victor...
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Bay Bridge
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All News KCBS Radio
November 01, 2019 - 8:47 am
A man in a silver SUV shot at another car near the Bay Bridge toll plaza Friday morning, police said. Eastbound traffic was stopped after a California Highway Patrol officer heard gunshots at 6:45 a.m. Scene at Bay Bridge toll plaza as authorities search for evidence. Shots fired, one car struck,...
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A fire was burning at the NuStar fuel facility in Crockett on Oct. 15, 2019.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 15, 2019 - 2:42 pm
A fire has broken out at an East Bay fuel storage plant following a powerful explosion. Dark smoke was seen rising from the burning storage tanks at the NuStar plant in Crockett on Tuesday. The fire spread to a patch of nearby brush as well. Contra Costa County authorities issued an order to...
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A big-rig truck crashed on I-680 and spilled fuel on the freeway, causing major traffic congestion near Fremont on Sept. 16, 2019 .
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All News KCBS Radio
September 16, 2019 - 6:15 am
A busy stretch of I-680 northbound near Fremont was closed on Monday morning due to a big rig truck that crashed and leaked fuel on the highway.
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Caged chickens at San Pablo Dam Road I-80 truck wreck scene
KCBS Radio Morning News
September 05, 2019 - 5:49 am
SAN PABLO (KCBS Radio) -- A predawn truck crash led to a firefighting effort, a massive cleanup job, and an animal-rescue operation along Interstate 80 on Thursday morning. The big rig carrying live chickens in cages overturned at the San Pablo Dam overcrossing, forcing the closure of all westbound...
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A police chase and crash on I-580 in Oakland led to the closure of the westbound freeway for hours on Aug. 27, 2019.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 27, 2019 - 1:51 pm
Westbound I-580 has been shut for hours on Tuesday in Oakland after a police chase ended in a crash. The crash occurred near Telegraph Avenue. I-580 westbound at Telegraph is closed due to police activity. Traffic is being diverted to SR-24 eastbound or I-980 westbound. Unknown ETO at this time...
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Motorcyclist on California Freeway
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Jeffrey Schaub
August 26, 2019 - 4:06 pm
The California Highway Patrol has urged both drivers of cars and trucks, and motorcyclists to take great care when sharing the road.
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A sanitation truck overturned on Highway 101, spilling sewage onto the roadway on Aug. 14, 2019.
California Highway Patrol
August 14, 2019 - 1:01 pm
A sanitation truck overturned and spilled sewage across Highway 101 in Mountain View on Wednesday afternoon, causing aggravation for drivers that lasted hours. At the most severe point, three lanes of traffic near San Antonio Road were shut in both the northbound and southbound directions, causing...
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Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California.
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August 14, 2019 - 8:48 am
A California Highway Patrol officer on a motorcycle was injured in a collision with a car near the Bay Bridge toll plaza on Wednesday morning. The officer was taken to the hospital with what were described as minor injuries . But the crash around 7:30 a.m. resulted in a blockage to the left lane...
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