Police were busy this weekend breaking up more dangerous sideshows on the Bay Bridge and in Brentwood.
Westbound lanes of Interstate 80 near University Avenue in Berkeley were temporarily shut down Saturday at around 11:30 P.M. as CHP investigated a shooting on the freeway. Officers say one car was involved, but that none was injured.
According to California Highway patrol, six cars were involved in a crash on the Bay Bridge, just before 1 p.m., at least two were taken to the hospital. The San Francisco Fire Department said six people were trapped in cars and had to be rescued. The crash disrupted Thanksgiving day travel for dozens of travelers.
Two separate crashes on heavily trafficked Bay Area bridges sent at least half a dozen people to the hospital and dashed Thanksgiving Day plans for countless more travelers.
California Highway Patrol closed three eastbound lanes of the Bay Bridge on Thursday because of a crash.
Vincent-Ray Williams III said he was on his way to help a homeless woman in San Francisco when he was shot at by someone in another car on the Bay Bridge.
California Highway Patrol and U.S. Coast Guard searched the Bay Bridge and the water below for a person who was seen running in between traffic on the bridge Wednesday night.
Repairs were underway at the Bay Bridge toll plaza in Oakland, where a big rig slammed into a toll booth on Sunday.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating an incident on the San Francisco Bay Bridge that resulted in an armed carjacking, authorities said.
Videos on social media show an unsanctioned, yet elaborate, fireworks display happening on the Bay Bridge Tuesday evening. The display apparently blocked traffic along the western span of the bridge headed into San Francisco.
A crash on the Bay Bridge has shut three lanes of traffic.
Tolls increased by one dollar on the Bay Bridge and at six other Bay Area bridges on Jan. 1. The Golden Gate Bridge is not impacted.
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is opening two commuter parking lots in the hopes of cutting down on traffic across the Bay Bridge as the number of drivers is approaching pre-pandemic levels.
The the agency tasked with administering toll revenues from the Bay Area's toll bridges, announced that the penalty for first violation notices is dropping effective immediately from $25 to $5, and the penalty for second violation notices will drop from $70 to $15.
Motorists are just one month away from another toll hike on the seven state-owned Bay Area bridges.
The memorial for 29-year-old Amani Morris is expected to begin at 5 p.m. at the San Lorenzo Community Center Park.
Amani Morris was on her way to a job interview with her fiance and two boys when she was shot and killed near the Bay Bridge toll plaza.
A 29-year-old Oakland woman was identified as the victim of a freeway shooting on Thursday. A law enforcement source says the shooting was deliberate.
A container ship carrying a giant crane overcame a tricky maneuver and sailed smoothly under San Francisco's Golden Gate and Bay Bridges on its way to the Port of Oakland.
Most eastbound lanes on the Bay Bridge were shut down early Friday morning due to police activity.