A big rig caught fire about 8 a.m. Tuesday on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, officials said.
The the tractor-trailer blaze broke out in about the middle of the crossing, prompting a shutdown of all eastbound traffic on the lower deck, said Officer Kevin Bartlett of the California Highway Patrol.
The extent of the fire and damage will be determined once officers arrive on scene, Bartlett added.
A big rig crashed early Monday in San Francisco and a car was partially lodged underneath it before the collision was cleared off the roadway, the California Highway Patrol said. The crash happened on eastbound Interstate 80 between...
If you were trying to get anywhere between the East and North Bays yesterday you might have noticed miles of traffic snaking up 580, where police shut down a section of the freeway in San Rafael near the foot of the Richmond Bridge ...
Fatal crash involving tractor trailer closes eastbound MD 80 in Frederick County. Driver of tractor trailer lost control of rig, causing it to hit a guardrail and caught fire.
A fire at the Chevron refinery in the city of Richmond has prompted shelter-in-place for Richmond, N. Richmond, and San Pablo. No wors as to what yet caused the fire. ABC 7 News has live footage of the blaze in progress. [ more › ]