A California Highway Patrol officer was injured in a traffic collision in Concord on Monday evening, the agency said. The crash occured at 6:15 p.m. at eastbound State Route 4 and Port Chicago Highway, the CHP said. The officer suffered major injuries which were not believed to be life-threatening. Show More Summary
A 70-year-old woman died Friday after a city of Berkeley employee driving a city-owned vehicle hit her at a crosswalk, the California Highway Patrol said. The woman was crossing the street at the intersection of Channing Way and Fulton Street around 1:20 p.m. Show More Summary
The comparisons of Jon Gruden to the possessed doll Chucky from the movie Child's Play have been reinvigorated since Gruden was announced as the new Oakland Raiders coach earlier this week. It's the California Highway Patrol, though, that wins the prize for most creative reference after a citation in the...
California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers nabbed a lone driver in a Contra Costa carpool lane Thursday. Sitting in the passenger seat was a Chucky doll, the antagonist of the cult horror film series "Child's Play."
A rock slide in Napa County caused a fatal crash on Highway 121 Tuesday evening, the California Highway Patrol said, shutting down the road overnight as officials wait for daylight to assess the stability of the area before clearingShow More Summary
Two people were killed Friday evening in a four-vehicle wreck that closed most lanes of the northbound 405 Freeway near Harbor Boulevard in Costa Mesa, the California Highway Patrol said. Few details were available about the crash, which occurred at 8:37 p.m. when a Volkswagen struck the center...
A big rig truck overturned on the connector ramp between westbound Interstate 80 and eastbound Interstate 780 near Vallejo, blocking off traffic, the California Highway Patrol reported. The overturned truck was reported at 1:40 p.m. and was blocking the the connector ramp. Show More Summary
A sedan crashed into a guardrail on an on-ramp to Interstate 680 in Walnut Creek Wednesday morning, leaving the driver dead and sending the passenger to the hospital with major injuries, the California Highway Patrol reported. The car,...Show More Summary
California Highway Patrol arrests for driving under the influence spiked dramatically during the 2017 holiday season compared to 2016: more people were arrested in California for DUIs over Thanksgiving and Christmas weekends, and the...Show More Summary
South Dakota Highway Patrol officials find dead woman in an SUV stopped after chase with a drunken driver from California, police say
A 22-year-old Hayward man was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder as well as driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol in the Christmas Eve crash that killed a California Highway Patrol officer and injured his partner. Prosecutors...Show More Summary
It was a race against the cluck as California Highway Patrol officers scrambled to rescue nearly 20 chickens that ran through highway lanes near Los Angeles. (Jan. 2)
A 22-year-old man who killed a rookie California Highway Patrol officer on Christmas Eve after slamming his car into the back of the officer's parked patrol car was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder. Alameda County Dist. Atty. Nancy O'Malley identified Mohammed Ali of Hayward as the driver...
Nearly two dozen chickens blocked a portion of the 605 Freeway in the Norwalk area Tuesday morning after their cage fell onto the road, the California Highway Patrol said. The incident occurred just after 6 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the 605 Freeway near the westbound 105 Freeway. The driver...
The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers died when the vehicle he was in was hit on a San Francisco Bay Area highway.
California Highway Patrol Officer Andrew Camilleri died in a crash on southbound I-880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve, authorities said.
Three people died in a fiery Christmas night crash on southbound Interstate 5 in Oceanside. The names of the victims were not immediately released, but California Highway Patrol officers identified one as an Escondido man and the other two as a man and woman in their 80s from San Diego. The Escondido...
A California Highway Patrol officer was killed when a driver swerved off the road and slammed into the officer’s patrol car, which was parked near an on-ramp to to Interstate 880 in Hayward, the CHP said Monday. Andrew Camilleri Sr. 33, of Tracy, a CHP officer since March, was killed in the crash at 11:20 p.m. Show More Summary
A California Highway Patrol officer was killed on Christmas Eve when a suspected drunk driver crashed his car into the officer’s patrol vehicle, which was parked on the side of Interstate 880 in Hayward, CHP officials said. Andrew Camilleri, 33, was married and had three children who expected their...
A driver collided with a toll booth on the Carquinez Bridge early this morning, the California Highway Patrol reported. A car crashed into a toll booth on the north end of the bridge near Vallejo around 7:41 a.m., said CHP Officer Todd Smith. Show More Summary