The environmental-impact report projects an additional 1,100 cars heading south during rush hour on a stretch of freeway already known for gridlock.
Chula Vista police say they found about 5,000 pounds of marijuana inside a truck after the driver ran a red light.
In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.
One new feature of the bridge got a workout this morning with the first accident on the bridge—a minor fender-bender. An accident like that could have made traffic a mess, but the new span now has shoulders that allowed the cars to pull over and not impede traffic.
A big rig fire on a skyway just off the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is snarling the morning commute for drivers using the span to try to get into San Francisco.
Wet streets are being blamed for a crash that took out a street pole in Rancho Cordova.
A driver was killed when their truck left the road and hit a tree in Sacramento.
The Solano County Coroner has released the identities of two people who were killed in a crash on Interstate 80 in Davis on Thursday.
Caltrans is warning Friday commuters to plan accordingly as a detour could affect their drive due to some scheduled maintenance.
Workers in the San Francisco Bay Area and San Joaquin County suffer through commutes that are longer and cover greater distances than in any other major metro area in the country.
A big rig overturned on southbound Interstate 5 just north of Laguna Boulevard on Tuesday afternoon, initially blocking all three lanes and clogging the afternoon commute.
The California Highway Patrol has partially reopened a 40-mile stretch of Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles that was closed for many hours due to snow.