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B. 2018-03-04 Coroner identifies GreenWaste truck drivr killed by his own truck San Jose
C. 2018-02-04 Union City pedestrian fatally struck by truck Mission Boulevard and Lafayette Avenue, Union City
2018-01-10 School bus and truck collide in El Sobrante, injuring 7 Lois Lane and San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante
E. 2018-01-01 7 injured in truck crash in SF’s Richmond District Geary Boulevard and 21st Avenue, SF Richmond
F. 2017-12-21 Fatal crash involving FedEx truck Oakland
G. 2017-12-08 Recaptured San Leandro psych patient tried to get away again John George Psychiatric Hospital, San Leandro
7. 2017-11-17 1 person killed and 5 injured as SF crash delays traffic on Hwy. 101 San Francisco
I. 2017-06-30 Man dies in Fremont crash, veered into opposing traffic Osgood Road and Blacow Road, Fremont
9. 2017-06-27 9 injured in Muni bus crash in Castro District Castro Street and Beaver Street, SF Castro

1 person dies, 1 hurt in plane crash near Half Moon Bay Airport Map of 1000 Park Way Half Moon Bay  One person died and another was airlifted to a hospital in serious condition after Cessna 172 crashed into two homes and a pickup truck in Moss Beach   Sebastopol man, 38, dies in solo pickup truck crash Map of Occidental Road and Jonive Road Sebastopol
Coroner identifies GreenWaste truck drivr killed by his own truck Union City pedestrian fatally struck by truck School bus and truck collide in El Sobrante, injuring 7 Map of Lois Lane and San Pablo Dam Road El Sobrante  2 with critical injuries — after a pickup truck and a school bus collided early Tuesday. None of the children on the bus were injured   7 injured in truck crash in SF’s Richmond District   A 79-year-old man sustained life-threatening injuries Monday afternoon when a delivery truck veered into a crosswalk Fatal crash involving FedEx truck Recaptured San Leandro psych patient tried to get away again 1 person killed and 5 injured as SF crash delays traffic on Hwy. 101   A dump truck rolled over in a collision with a Muni bus during the evening commute near San Francisco General Hospital 9 injured in Muni bus crash in Castro District   24-Divisadero Muni bus slammed head-on into a delivery truck at rush hour. None of the injuries was life threatening 3 dead, 6 hurt in high-speed accident in Alameda Map of Park Street and Lincoln Avenue Alameda

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Dec.21   Highway 880
Dec.8   San Leandro
Nov.17   Highway 101
Jun.30  Fremont  Man dies in Fremont crash, veered into opposing traffic
Jun.27   SF Castro  
Jun.18  Highway 680  San Jose: killed in fiery I-680 truck crash
Jun.16  Highway 80  Big rig truck fire on Berkeley freeway causes lingering traffic problems
Jun.2  San Francisco  ‘It’s not stopping!’ Muni bus crashes into firetruck in SF
May.29   Alameda  
  The minivan had moderate damage. The other vehicle, a full-size truck, was badly damaged, and two of the seven occupants were killed.    Briana Ortega, 17, of Hayward and Simon Sotelo, 17, of Union City were both occupants of a four-door, crew-cab truck and were ki...
Apr.29  Highway 101  Person killed in solo crash on Highway 101 in San Jose
Apr.1  Highway 4  Driver killed in crash with fire truck on Highway 4
Mar.4  Highway 101  3 hurt as truck flies off Highway 101 onto SF street
Feb.19  East Oakland  Motorcyclist killed in Oakland crash
Jan.11  SF Marina  Woman struck, killed by truck in SF’s Marina

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Dec.8  Highway 101  101 reopens in San Mateo after chicken spill
Nov.27  Highway 680  Two CHP officers injured when truck slams into patrol car on Highway 680
Nov.18   Half Moon Bay  
Aug.23   Sebastopol  
  A 38-year-old Sebastopol man died after crashing a pickup truck into a pole in that city Tuesday morning

May.29   Santa Clara
May.28   Saratoga
May.16   South San Jose
May.4   San Francisco
Apr.21   Los Gatos  
  Matthew Estrada, 27, was operating a cab-over truck e when the vehicle left the roadway, went down an embankment and collided with a water main
Apr.6   Sausalito   Dump truck crashes into Sausalito home
  A dump truck full of hot asphalt lost control on a steep hill and crashed into a home. 2 people who live there were home but were not hurt
Feb.21   Richmond   San Pablo man fatally struck by tow truck
Map of 12600 San Pablo Avenue Richmond
  61-year-old Leonard Lua was pronounced dead early Saturday, hours after being struck by a tow truck in Richmond
Jan.18  San Jose Downtown  Man killed, driver sought in South Bay hit-and-run

year 2015 Top ^

Dec.25   Hayward Body found in truck after BART officer, suspect hurt in shooting
Map of Hayward BART Station Hayward
  A Christmas morning shooting at the Hayward Station became a homicide investigation when police discovered a body in the back of a U-Haul truck.    27-year-old Charles Goetting shot a BART police officer in the arm. A second offi...
Dec.23   South San Jose San Jose jeweler Ernie Glave, 90, hit and killed by truck Dec.18   Highway 101   Driver dies when speeding pickup crashes in South San Francisco   The incident began a little before 4 p.m. near East Grand Avenue, where a Dodge Ram pickup truck sped off of the 101 freeway at nearly 100 m... Dec.16   South San Jose Motorcyclist killed, hit-and-run pickup driver sought by police Dec.14  South San Jose  Woman fatally struck by vehicle while riding bike in San Jose Dec.12   Alum Rock   San Jose head-on crash kills two teenagers
Map of Alum Rock Avenue and Kirk Avenue San Jose  Two teenagers were killed and three other people were injured in a head-on collision with a Toyota Tundra pickup truck Nov.24   San Jose Downtown 3 injured in crash on rain-slicked Highway 87 Map of Highway 87 San Jose
  The crash, reported at 12:37 p.m. in the southbound lanes near the Park Avenue offramp, involved a Mazda Miata, a van and a disposal truck
Nov.23   West San Francisco     Pedestrian killed by truck at Lake Merced Map of John Muir Drive and Lake Merced Boulevard San Francisco
  A 65-year-old woman was reportedly killed Saturday by a pickup truck that jumped a curb near Lake Merced
Oct.30   Highway 680 Southbound lanes of Hwy 680 reopen following big-rig spill   The CHP has reopened southbound near Sunol just before 3:30 p.m. following an earlier traffic accident involving a big-rig tanker truck leaking... Oct.5   East Oakland Oakland mayor calls slaying of ice cream truck driver ‘senseless’   Highway 237     Driver killed after pickup rolls down Highway 237 embankment Map of California State Route 237 Santa Clara
  A man in his 20s was killed Monday when his pickup rolled about 40 feet down an embankment after a collision with another truck on Highway 237
Sep.26   Highway 680     One person dies in Pleasanton crash Map of Interstate 680 Pleasanton
  The 680 crash after 6 a.m. involved a Nissan Altima and a water truck and briefly blocked all southbound lanes of traffic south of the Stoneridge Dr
Sep.11   Portola Valley   2 Motorcyclists critically injured in crash Map of La Honda Road and Skyline Boulevard Portola Valley
  Two motorcyclists were seriously injured in a crash with a box truck in the Portola Valley area of San Mateo County
Sep.7   South San Jose   Man killed in early morning truck rollover accident   The driver, 30-year-old Juventino Berumen, was pronounced dead at the scene. One passenger was taken to a local hospital   Highway 880 Truck crash, downed power lines close southbound I-880 Map of Interstate 880 Hayward  A truck crashed into a utility pole early Monday on the transition from Interstate 880 to Highway 238, knocking down high-voltage wires Sep.6   Highway 280     Man dies in truck crash on I-280 in Belmont Map of Interstate 280 Belmont
  A man died in a crash on Interstate 280 in Belmont on Sunday afternoon after his truck ran into the center divider near Highway 92
Aug.20   Brentwood Two people injured after Amtrak train hit a pickup Aug.6   Highway 101   Motorcyclist killed in Highway 101 crash Map of Interstate 101 Mountain View
  A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a dump truck on 101 in Mountain View on Thursday morning. A Sig-alert was issued at 9:13 a.m.
Jul.22   SF Richmond   Truck kills woman in crosswalk in S.F.’s Outer Richmond Map of Cabrillo Street and 33rd Avenue San Francisco
  61-year-old Rose Kelly in a crosswalk was hit by a GMC truck at 1:21 p.m. Monday, police said. Kelly suffered chest and head injuries
Jul.10   East San Jose   One died after car crashed into home Map of 3200 Sprucegate Court San Jose
  One person was killed and another person was injured when their truck crashed into a home in East San Jose Friday morning
Jun.24  San Jose  Subcontractor fell from boom truck and died Jun.20   San Carlos   Woman struck and killed by garbage truck in San Carlos Map of Holly Street and El Camino Real San Carlos
  The victim, whose name was not immediately released, was on foot when she was hit by the Recology truck shortly before 11:30 a.m.
Jun.19   San Leandro   Woman dies in hit-and-run crash   Madeleine Moore, 26, of San Leandro was hit by a black pickup truck about 9 a.m. Thursday. The driver of the truck fled the scene Jun.3   Daly City 3 people injured after dump truck crashed Map of San Jose Avenue and Flournoy Street Daly City
  A crash caused by a stolen dump truck trying to get away from police in Daly City. Police say that driver was caught after running from the crash
May.21   Daly City 3 injured after dump truck crashed after chase Map of San Jose Avenue Daly City
  The crash caused by a stolen truck trying to get away from police. That driver was caught after running from the crash on San Jose Avenue
May.11  Fremont  Bicyclist hit, killed by truck in Fremont May.9   Highway 280   Overturned tanker truck backed up traffic on I-280   A Sig-alert has been issued for the northbound connector from Interstate 280 to Interstate 880 due to a crash involving a big-rig Apr.19   Highway 101   Man dies after getting hit by truck on Highway 101 Map of Interstate 101 Palo Alto  A 21-year-old man walking on Highway 101 in Palo Alto died early Sunday morning after being struck by a Freightliner tractor-trailer Mar.24  Martinez  Woman killed by gravel truck was pregnant Mar.23   Martinez   Pregnant woman dead after gravel truck tips onto car   32-year-old Lindsey Combs was killed when a construction worker asked her to move her car and a semi-truck trailer tipped over on top of her Mar.21   Vallejo Police shoot knife-wielding man, who dies in hospital Mar.16   Highway 80 Alleged DUI driver slams into fire truck in Hercules Map of Interstate 80 Hercules
  An alleged drunk driver was arrested early Monday after he crashed into the back of a fire truck parked at the scene of a freeway crash near Hercules
Mar.7   SF Tenderloin Cyclist hurt in crash with S.F. fire truck Feb.8   SF Mission     3 hurt after they were hit by car Map of 14th St and South Van Ness Ave San Francisco
  About 8 p.m. Saturday 2 pedestrians were injured in the collision that involved a Jaguar and a pickup truck. The driver of the Jaguar was also injured
Feb.5   Port of Oakland Truck drivers complaining about slowdown at Port Jan.14   West Oakland Cyclist hit and robbed   25-year-old Gregory Lowrie was seriously hurt after being hit by a truck and was lying. Group of people came up to him and took his wallet Jan.8   Highway 580 Coors Light, beer-truck crash snarls I-580 commute Map of Interstate 580 Dublin
  Two lanes of westbound Interstate 580 in Dublin were closed Thursday morning and traffic backed up for miles

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Dec.29   San Leandro 2 arrested after Chronicle van chase
Dec.22   Highway 4   17-year-old driver killed in crash Map of 4 Brentwood
  The driver was killed when he crashed head-on into a utility truck and nearly fell off of a state Highway 4 overpass in Brentwood early this morning
Dec.13   SF Mission   Five-car pileup leaves 2 injured in San Francisco Map of 21st and Guererro street San Francisco
  A semi truck driver collided with a vehicle before hitting three parked cars and a building
Dec.6   San Leandro   Man killed by rental truck Map of Washington Avenue and Monterey Boulevard San Leandro
  A man in his 70s was crossing Washington Avenue in a crosswalk when he was hit by a truck making a turn about 11:20 a.m. Friday
Nov.16   Potrero Hill   Pedestrian hit by truck Map of 25th and Utah street San Francisco
  A female pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday evening after a pickup truck struck her at an intersection
Nov.8   Livermore   1 dead in vehicle crash in Livermore
Map of Altamont Pass Road and Goecken Road Livermore
  A car collided with a garbage truck near Highway 580 shortly before 9 a.m. The driver of the sedan was partially ejected
Nov.5   San Francisco   Pedestrian dead after clinging to truck in S.F. Map of Mason and Turk San Francisco
  A man hanging onto a tanker truck in downtown San Francisco was killed when he fell and was run over by the 18-wheeler
Oct.31   SF Downtown Fans lined the streets honoring World Series champions Map of Market st San Francisco
  Players waved, snapped photos and mugged for the roaring crowds from the top of buses. Bumgarner was given his own flatbed truck.    The Giants rode or walked along Market Street to...
Oct.27  Cupertino  Teen fatally struck by big-rig Sep.25  Vallejo  Man shot in Vallejo’s second homicide this week Sep.23  Fremont  Bicyclist falls into road, dies after being hit by pickup Aug.28   SF Bayview   Worker killed by SF city truck in Bayview Map of Quint Street and Newcomb ave San Francisco
  A San Francisco Department of Public Works garbage truck struck and killed Alvin Andrews, 52, , a crew member
Aug.25   Los Gatos Drunk driver's passenger killed in Los Gatos Map of Alma Bridge Road and Aldercroft Heights Road Los Gatos
  An alleged drunken driver was arrested after he lost control of his pickup truck and crashed early Monday, killing 20-year-old Dakota Toy
Aug.9   Vallejo 7 injured when fire truck collided with car   The truck was heading to a house fire with full lights and sirens on. 4 firefighters and 3 people in another vehicle all suffered serious in... Jul.23   San Leandro Drunk woman drove truck into liquor store   The woman bought something in the House of Liquors and then crashed as she was trying to leave the parking lot Jul.17   Highway 280 Driver who crashed truck on I-280 may have had medical problem Map of Interstate 280 San Jose
  A man who crashed his car and died may have suffered a medical issue Thursday while he was driving northbound on Interstate 280
Jul.16   Campbell   Motorcyclist killed in collision on San Tomas Expressway   A motorcyclist died Wednesday afternoon after he collided with a pickup truck around 4:17 p.m. Jun.24   OAK Oakland firefighter critical after crash at airport Jun.19   Highway 80 Truck fire temporarily blocked 6 lanes near the toll plaza   Homeland Security is at the scene. There are reports that the driver was acting erratically and may have purposely tried to set the fire Jun.17   Lafayette   Female pedestrian struck, killed in Lafayette Map of El Nido Ranch and Upper Happy Valley roads Lafayette
  78-year-old Maria White of Pleasant Hill was pronounced dead at the scene. The truck driver stopped after the collision north of Highway 24
Mar.29   Hayward   Elderly man in critical condition after being hit by truck Map of Silva and Thomas avenue Hayward
  A 49-year-old Hayward man was driving his pickup truck when he struck an 88-year-old Hayward man who was crossing the street
Mar.21   Berkeley Van drives into the Bay at the Berkeley Marina Map of Berkeley Marina Berkeley
  75-year-old man is ok was trying to leave a parking lot when he drove over an embankment and into the Bay. A tow truck pulled it out. He is OK
Feb.9   Bernal Heights   Two men killed in granite accident in S.F. identified   Hector Vazquez, 46, and Philip Marich, 53, were killed at Galaxy Granite Inc, when at least large slab of granite fell on them as they unloaded... Jan.22   Highway 101 Crash snarls commute, knocks out power Map of Interstate 101 San Rafael  A truck crashed into a power pole while driving on southbound U.S. Highway 101, just south of Lucas Valley Road, at about 6:05 a.m. Jan.3  San Rafael  1 dead, 1 hurt in dump truck collision

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.20   South San Jose   Man in wheelchair struck and killed by truck on Monterey Road
Map of Monterey Road and Phelan Avenue San Jose
  A man in a motorized wheelchair was hit head-on by a truck and killed around 7 p.m. while traveling against traffic in the southbound lanes
  SF Tenderloin   Pedestrian struck, killed by S.F. garbage truck Map of Jones and Antonio street San Francisco
  Preliminary witness reports indicated that the man was walking behind the truck, and that the truck may have backed over him about 7:45 a.m.
Dec.11   SFO   Asiana crash victim was run over twice   Federal investigators say a teenage girl who survived the crash only to be fatally struck by a fire truck actually was run over by two rescue... Nov.29   Highway 80   Woman died crossing freeway Map of Interstate 80 San Francisco
  A near was hit by a truck traveling east at about 5:30 a.m. Emergency responders transported the woman, to a hospital where she died from her injuries
Nov.17   Highway 280   Truck crashes on 280 near Los Altos Hills; man dies Map of Interstate 280 Los Altos Hills
  The 53-year-old was pronounced dead after the pickup truck he was driving on 280 swerved across the freeway and crashed into the center wall
Nov.5   San Leandro   Runaway cement truck rams into San Leandro home
  An out-of-control concrete truck smashed into a house in San Leandro damaging a retaining wall, laundry room, and the building's foundation Nov.1   Highway 101   Dangling truck blocks lanes of Hwy 101 in SF Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco  A big-rig is hanging over a guardrail on U.S. Highway 101 in San Francisco after a crash that involved at least two other vehicles this morning Oct.26   Highway 580   Pedestrian injured after trying to cross Highway 580 Map of Interstate 580 Dublin
  One lane of Interstate 580 is blocked after a truck hit a pedestrian who was reportedly attempting to cross the freeway at 1:10 p.m.
Oct.15   Highway 680 Five taken to hospital after VTA bus crash on I-680 Oct.14   Levi's Stadium Fatal accident halts work at 49ers new stadium Map of 49ers stadium Santa Clara  A steel contractor from the Napa Reinforcing Steel facility was severely injured when a load of rebar from his truck broke loose as it was being unloaded Oct.8   South San Jose   Truck hits apartment and parked cars in San Jose Map of Camden Avenue San Jose
  A driver who apparently fell asleep at the wheel sheared off a fire hydrant before slamming hard into the side of an apartment building
Oct.3   San Jose Downtown Students injured in San Jose school bus accident Map of East Julian and North 28th street San Jose  A pickup truck turned left in front of the bus. The truck crashed into the bus and then collided with an SUV Oct.2   Redwood City Attempted abduction at school in Redwood City Map of John F Kennedy Middle School Redwood City
  There are extra security at schools in the city after a man tried to get a young student into his pickup truck at John F. Kennedy Middle School
Oct.1  SFO  SFPD hands jet-crash probe findings to prosecutors Sep.20   Vallejo   Man killed by large construction truck on Mare Island Map of Mare Island Vallejo
  A surveyor was killed Friday afternoon when he was run over by a large truck on Mare Island 12:55 p.m. at Flagship and Club drives
Sep.12   San Francisco   SF city worker apologizes for running woman over at park
  Christine Svanemyr, 35, who ran over a woman with a city maintenance truck has issued a statement apologizing for what happened
Sep.6   South San Jose   Driver killed in crash with tow truck
Map of Blossom Hill and Poughkeepsie roads San Jose
  The deadly crash was reported about 2:25 p.m., 0.5 mile of Monterey Highway where a Chevrolet Impala and large tow truck collided
Sep.4   Oakland Boy, 3, hit by pickup truck, dies in Oakland Sep.3   San Francisco Wrongful death lawsuit filed in cyclist death
  The family of a woman killed riding her bike last month filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a South Bay food distributor and their truck driver
Aug.24   Palo Alto   Driver of cement truck killed when vehicle overturns
Map of West Middlefield Road and San Antonio Road Palo Alto
   A man was killed Saturday when his cement truck overturned, causing police to close down a section of West Middlefield Road
Aug.18   Petaluma   Driver flees after crashing truck through front of house Map of Cleveland Lane Petaluma
  The CHP are searching for the driver of a pickup truck who ran off after crashing through the front of a house east of Petaluma
Aug.15   Walnut Creek Burglary attempt at Tiffany's in Walnut Creek Map of Mount Diablo Boulevard and South Main Street Walnut Creek
   Police are on the scene of the Tiffany's jewelry store. Someone backed a white truck into the front of the store
Aug.14  South of Market  Bicyclist died in SoMa crash with truck Aug.6   SF Mission Truck topples pole, injuring 4 S.F. girls Map of 24th Street and South Van Ness San Francisco
  Four girls walking together in San Francisco's Mission District were injured when a big rig hit a traffic signal pole and knocked it into the group
Jul.17   Port of Oakland Worker's fatal crash shuts Oakland port
  The Port was shut down for Wednesday after Joy Daniels, 47, a longshore worker, was killed when her truck crashed at the port
Jul.15   South San Jose   Man hit by truck on Almaden Expressway dies from injuries Map of Almaden Expressway and Camden Avenue San Jose  Mark Reeve, a 52-year-old San Jose resident, was crossing about 6:10 p.m. when he was struck by a red pickup in the southbound lanes Jun.10   Highway 280 Man killed in fiery Peninsula crash Map of Interstate 280 South SF   A man was killed early Sunday morning when his pickup truck veered off Interstate 280, flipped over and burst into flames while he was inside May.17   West Oakland Longshoreman killed after truck falls into water Map of 2800 Seventh Street Oakland
  A body retrieved from a truck that went into the water off of a street was that of a longshoreman who had worked at the Port of Oakland
May.11   Antioch Man shot, killed by Concord police officer Mar.27   SF Downtown   Woman, girl hit by recycling truck in S.F. Map of Broadway and Embarcadero San Francisco
  The truck turned south on the Embarcadero and hit the pedestrians, who were crossing the Embarcadero in a crosswalk
Mar.23   Sunol   Fatal crash on Highway 84 in Sunol Map of Highway 84 and Main Street Sunol
  One person was killed Saturday morning in a head-on collision between a sports car and a pickup truck
Jan.29   South of Market   Crash injures three in South of Market district Map of Ninth and Brannan street San Francisco
  Fire and medical crews responded to a report of a collision between a tow truck and another vehicle at about 6:05 a.m.
Jan.16   East San Jose   2 children on bikes injured in truck accident Map of Alum Rock and Eastgate Avenue San Jose
   San Jose police say a broken streetlight may have been a factor in a crash involving a truck and two children on their bikes

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.12   San Jose Truck crashes into 2-year-old's bedroom
Dec.10   SF Downtown   Man killed by truck in downtown S.F. Map of Market and Beale San Francisco
  A pedestrian was struck and killed by a truck Monday in San Francisco's Financial District at about 2:30 p.m.
  San Leandro   Truck hits high voltage wires in San Leandro Map of 2600 Fairmont Drive San Leandro
  Two men dodged serious injury after a tractor-trailer they were in caught on fire. Deputies evacuated about 35 low-risk juvenile offenders
Nov.29   San Leandro   Dump truck rams into car lot in San Leandro   A man driving a dump truck rammed into nine cars. He claims he had a sneezing attack during the crash Nov.26   Redwood City   Girl on bike killed by truck in Redwood City Map of Jefferson Avenue and Alameda de las Pulgas Redwood City
   A pickup truck hit and killed a 14-year-old girl Monday morning as she rode her bike to school in what officials said appears to be a horrible accident
Sep.15   South San Jose   8-year-old boy fatally struck by truck Map of 800 Farm Drive San Jose
  The boy was riding a small electric-powered 'pocket bike' when he entered the roadway and was fatally struck by a 2008 Chevrolet truck
Sep.8   Walnut Creek Woman killed, girl injured after car hits group on sidewalk Jul.11   Bay Bridge   Sand spill block lanes on eastbound Bay Bridge
  Lower deck was covered in sand and gravel this morning after CHP investigators believe a dump truck dropped it on the roadway and drove away
May.29   San Francisco   Bicyclist badly hurt in S.F. crash
Map of Franklin and Oak street San Francisco
  A bicyclist suffered life-threatening injuries when the truck driver stopped at a blinking red light, made a right onto Franklin and hit the bicyclist
May.21   Highway 101   Man killed in truck accident off Highway 101 Map of Interstate 101 Sausalito
  A 62-year-old was pronounced dead this morning after his pickup truck drove off northbound Highway 101 and struck a guardrail near Sausalito
Apr.8   Highway 280   73-year-old man killed in collision with tree Map of Interstate 280 San Jose
  A 73-year-old man was killed early this morning when he lost control of his truck and hit a tree
Apr.5   Richmond-SR Bridge Big-rig-fire blocks Richmond-San Rafael Bridge traffic
  Lanes of the bridge were shut down shut down while crews work to clean up after a big-rig fire and remove the burned truck from the roadway
Feb.2   East Oakland Two wounded in taco truck shootout
Jan.19   SF Tenderloin   Red light-running skateboarder dies Map of Eddy and Jones street San Francisco
  Justin Stone, 34, was killed when he rolled through a red light, hit a bump, was thrown into the street and landed under a passing truck

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.31   East Oakland Boy, 5, shot and killed   The boy was with his family at a taco truck at the corner of 54th Avenue and International Boulevard when he was seriously injured Dec.10   Vallejo   Truck crashes into Safeway supermarket
Map of 122 Robles Way Vallejo
  Customers in a Vallejo Safeway store escaped injury when a pickup truck crashed into the store, destroying checkout stands and aisles
Nov.11   Vallejo Boy, 11, dies in skateboard collision Oct.31   Pittsburg Police chase ends in fatal crash Map of Buchanan Road and Railroad Avenue Pittsburg
  A 47-year-old woman riding in a pickup being chased by police was killed and two other people were injured when the truck crashed into an SUV
Oct.26   Concord Parolee rams car during chase, kills driver Map of Solano Way Concord
  Mauro Gutierrez, 25, being chased by Concord police for driving while talking on his cell phone crashed his pickup truck into a second car
Oct.19   Highway 101 Woman drags truck driver to safety   Highway 101   Tanker accident blocks all SB 101 lanes Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco
  All southbound lanes in downtown are blocked because of a tanker truck accident. The accident occurred right before Hospital Curve
Aug.28   Highway 101 Fire truck crash sends 2 to hospital Map of 8th Street and Bryant Street San Francisco
  A crash involving a San Francisco Fire Department rescue vehicle and a pickup injured two people
Jun.18   San Jose Downtown Man dies in crash during high-speed chase
  Jesus Loera, 21, crashed his pickup truck into a tanker truck trying to evade Santa Clara County deputies May.10   Highway 101   Man killed after pulling over on Hwy 101 Map of Interstate 101 Brisbane
  A man who had pulled over on the shoulder to check out a problem with his pickup truck was killed when another driver crashed into his car
Apr.15   Highway 880 Fatal connector ramp crash in Oakland Jan.23   Hayward Fatal wreck - alcohol may be factor

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.7   Antioch Man arrested in woman's dragging death
Map of 1725 Cavallo Road Antioch
  A 51-year-old man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly dragging homeless Shelly Baker, 47, to her death with his pickup truck
Sep.29   Vallejo   Thief steals truck with school money
  Vallejo police are looking for a thief who stole a courier truck with $21,000 in lunch money and other funds belonging to local schools
Aug.1   Danville Driver On Rampage Hits 5 Cars, Injures 3   An allegedly drunk, unlicensed driver made five hit and run collisions, hitting a bicyclist, a pedestrian, a truck, a light pole, and then S... Jun.28   Port of Oakland Death of truck driver treated as homicide
Map of 1700 Middle Harbor Road Oakland
  58-year-old Jie Tao Liu was found unconscious last week. Police believe he was killed as a result of an argument with another truck driver
Apr.5   San Pablo 2 Hurt In Drive-By Shooting Map of Rollingwood Drive and Fordham Street San Pablo
  The victims were in a vehicle when a pickup truck drove past them and someone inside fired numerous shots
Mar.26   Fremont   Truck Production Ends At NUMMI Plant
  Production of the Toyota Tacoma truck at the New United Motor Manufacturing Inc. plant in Fremont was set to end
Mar.8   SF Sunset   Tow Truck Hits 10 Cars, Disrupts Muni
Map of Third Avenue and Irving Street San Francisco
  A flatbed tow truck crashed into numerous parked cars Inner Sunset, snarling traffic and disrupting service on railway's N-Judah line
Mar.7   East Oakland Drunken driver ran red light and killed man Feb.9   San Francisco City vehicles strike 2 in separate accidents Feb.5   Vallejo Shooting 14-year-old Accomplice Jailed
  Police have arrested alleged accomplice in the shooting of an ice cream truck vendor. The primary suspect, a 15-year-old, remained at large
Feb.3   Vallejo   Ice Cream Vendor Shot Near Preschool   Amarjit Kaur, a female ice cream truck driver, was seriously wounded, inside her truck, parked outside a preschool Jan.23   San Jose Downtown Toddler Killed When Tree Falls On Truck
Jan.22   San Jose Downtown   Tree Falls On Truck, Traps 3 Map of Margaret and Seventh street San Jose
  Firefighters have managed to extricate an injured young child and man from the cab of a truck crushed by a tree; continue to rescue a third occupant

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.19   Highway 880   CHP Officer Hit By Big-Rig
Map of Interstate 880 Milpitas
  UPS-Sterling tractor trailer drifted onto the shoulder, clipping the patrol cruiser. The cruiser hit the pickup truck that had been pulled over
Dec.8   Highway 280   Beanbag Chair Leads To Fatal Crash   A driver was killed after he ran over debris in the roadway, got out of his truck and was struck by a passing vehicle Nov.11   Pacifica   Runaway Truck Slams Into Home
Map of Manor Dr and Lewis Lane Pacifica  A 18-wheelers, filled with asphalt apparently lost its breaks on a 19 percent grade, barreled out of control, leaving a trail of destruction in its path Oct.13   Union City Man Escapes from Compacting Truck
  A homeless man sleeping in a recycling bin barely escaped with his life after the container was emptied into a compacting truck
Sep.15   Redwood City 1 Dead In Car-Train Collision
Sep.8   Highway 101   Truck Overturns On Hwy 101; 1 Dead
Map of E Hillsdale Boulevard San Mateo
  At around 5:05 a.m., units responded to reports of a pickup truck that overturned on the offramp from northbound Highway 101
Aug.12   Novato 2 Arrested In Try To Rob Ice Cream Truck Jul.18   Santa Rosa DUI Rollover Crash Injures 2 Map of Sonoma County Road Santa Rosa
  A man was arrested for drunken driving after the truck he was driving left a road and overturned several times
Jul.10   Highway 280 Boy killed after falling from truck on ramp Jun.23   Rodeo Man Dragged To Death In Carjacking Jun.13   Vallejo   Fatal Fiery Crash Along Highway 37 Map of Railroad Avenue Vallejo
  A truck ran into a stalled car that burst into flames at 4:30 p.m. The crash blocked all westbound lanes for more than two hours
Apr.28  East Oakland  1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Taco Truck Shooting Apr.24   Vallejo Mystery Manure Spill Fouls Highway 37 Map of Fairgrounds Drive Vallejo
  Manure fell off a truck at about 4:35 a.m. and blocked the three right lanes of westbound highway
Apr.22   Highway 4   Man died in collision with tow truck Map of California State Route 4 Antioch
  A man died when his vehicle ran out of gas on eastbound highway and was soon struck from behind by a tow truck
Apr.4   Livermore 2 Injured When Car Crashes Into Horse Map of Livermore Avenue and Concannon Boulevard Livermore
  A Ford pickup truck collided near Livermore with at least one horse that had wandered on to the rural road
Mar.30   Highway 101   Overturned Truck Spills Garbage Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco
  An overturned garbage truck blocked an off-ramp from northbound 101 in San Francisco near Candlestick Park
Mar.28   San Jose   Woman on motorcycle dies after crash Map of Minnesota and Bird avenue San Jose
  The 42-year-old was riding her motorcycle on Bird Avenue when she rear-ended a pickup truck
Mar.16  San Francisco  8 injured when Muni train & truck Collide Feb.27  Berkeley  Young Boy Struck, Killed On Street Feb.14   Rohnert Park   Police officer dragged with truck
  A man was arrested for allegedly dragging an officer with his truck for about 20 feet after he was confronted about buying minors a 6-pack of beer
Jan.28   SF Sunset   82-Year-Old Driver Killed In Crash
Map of Sloat Boulevard and 23rd Avenue San Francisco
  The woman was killed and her 88-year-old passenger injured when a truck collided with her car in a intersection
Jan.7  Highway 24  Person Thrown From Truck In Wreck Jan.3   Santa Rosa 2 Girls Badly Injured In Hit-And-Run
  Police arrested 35-year-old man who fled after crashing his pickup truck into a bus stop, injuring two young girls, one severely

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.6   East Oakland Volunteers Find Body Of Missing Baby
Nov.4   East Oakland   Search on for baby in canal crash
  Searchers resumed their hunt for a 10-month old baby missing after a pickup truck carrying several children plunged into a canal flooded with rainwater
Nov.1  East Oakland  Man Dead, Baby Missing In Flood Canal Oct.3   Hayward   Runaway Truck Rams Burger King
Map of 29671 Mission St Hayward  A driver arguing with his passenger lost control of his truck, jumped the sidewalk and plowed into the drive-though; nobody was hurt Sep.22  San Mateo  Boy Killed, 3 Hurt By Runaway Truck Jul.31   SF Mission 2 Shot Near Taco Truck Map of 2400 Harrison Street San Francisco
  Attempted robbery left two victims suffering from gunshot wounds and another robbery 20 minutes prior
Jul.12   Highway 101   Woman Killed Crossing Freeway Map of Interstate 101 Burlingame
  54-year-old Irish woman was crossing Highway 101 near the Broadway exit early morning, where a truck fatally struck her
Jul.8   Castro Valley Man with saw blamed for brushfire
  The fire was started when sparks ignited a patch of dry grass as a man sawed wood on the frame of a pick-up truck
May.26   Highway 101 Man Traveling With Hells Angels Killed
Apr.29  Martinez  Boy On Bike Struck By Truck, Killed Apr.11   San Francisco   Woman Killed By Public Works Truck Map of Bacon Street and Bayshore Boulevard San Francisco
  A 66-year-old was struck and killed in a crosswalk by an on-the-job city Department of Public Works empolyee driving a department-issued pickup
Apr.7   Oakland   Reward offered after fatal hit-and-run  Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $15,000 for info leading to the arrest of a driver of a pickup truck who fled Mar.15   Highway 880   Overturned milk truck shuts I-880 Offramp Map of Davis Street San Leandro
  An overturned big rig that blocked a northbound Interstate off-ramp for almost eight hours
Mar.5   SF City Hall City to pay $21M to family of crash victim
  The city has agreed to pay $21 million to the victims of a 2003 city truck crash that killed Elizabeth Dominguez, a 4-year-old girl
Feb.15   East Oakland Police seek 2nd suspect in truck slaying
  Police investigating the slaying of Abel Mejia,, a father of 4, at taco truck are now looking for the brother of a man already in custody
Jan.18  Pleasanton  Safeway Goes Green With Biodiesel Trucks Jan.9   San Jose Tow Truck Operator Faces Life
  County prosecutors filed new charges against Vincent Cardinalli Sr. over an alleged scheme to cheat vehicle owners by charging them bogus fees

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.10   Pleasant Hill Truck Hits Power Pole, Causes Outage
Map of Apollo Way and Taylor Boulevard Pleasant Hill
  A truck struck phone lines and pulled down a power pole, turning off the lights for 5,130 residents
Nov.30  Benicia  Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect In Burglary Oct.2   Bay Bridge   Truck Got Stuck Under Metal Overhang
  Traffic backed-up on eastbound lanes of I-80 to the Bay Bridge after a too tall big-rig that got caught under the metal overhang of the bridge
Sep.28   Highway 680   Teenage Girl Killed In I-680 Crash
Map of Interstate 680 Pleasanton
  The Taurus with 4 or 5 juveniles struck the median and bounced back into the traffic lanes. It was struck by a second vehicle, pickup truck
Sep.26   Highway 580   Caltrans employee who was struck died Map of Interstate 580 Dublin
  24-year-old Djuan Bush was struck and thrown onto the back of the Porsche, which was then lodged under a Caltrans truck
Aug.28   Pleasant Hill   Pickup Strikes Teen Headed To School Map of Viking Drive Pleasant Hill
  A 17-year-old girl is in intensive care after being hit by a large pick-up truck while crossing the street in front of College Park High School
Aug.23   Bernal Heights   No water service for 6 hours
  A cement truck damaged a main water break exposed at a construction site
Aug.19   Los Gatos Man Arrested After Girl Falls From Truck
Map of Canon Drive Los Gatos
  A father who was arrested for DUI after his 7-year-old fell from the back of his truck could also be charged with child endangerment
Jul.30  Milpitas  Poisonous Gas Leak Closes Roads Jul.14  Highway 580  Shifting fuel caused crash in April collapse Jul.13   Castro Valley   Detained After Garbage Truck Shooting   The side window of a Waste Management truck being driven by a replacement driver was shattered by either a bullet or a pellet Jul.11  Alameda County  Trash Pileup Poses Serious Health Risk Jul.6  San Rafael  Hundreds of goats die in truck crash Jul.2   San Jose   New Garbage Service Starts
  Garden City Sanitation the truck drivers have hopped into brand new garbage trucks to provide service to 80% of the residents in San Jose
Jun.23  Highway 680  Drunk driver crashes into CHP car Jun.18   Marin County   Truck Plunges 1,200 Feet Off Tamalpais
  A truck fell 400 yards off an embankment on Mt. Tamalpais, reportedly killing at least one person
Jun.8   Fremont Police Probe Separate Pedestrian Deaths   A 31-year-old man was struck; alcohol is a possible factor. The 45-year-old man was sleeping underneath a semi-truck. The truck ran him over May.31   Highway 4   Dump Truck Overturns On 680 Connector   A truck hauling broken chunks of concrete overturned, spilling its contents and closing the connecting I-680/Hwy. 4 ramp May.26   Maze Collapse   Suspension For Sabek Transportation
  The highway patrol is suspending the license that allows the company whose truck brought down the Maze to haul hazardous materials
May.25  SF Marina  Bike, Pickup Collide During Critical Mass May.11   Maze Collapse   Maze crash truck firm avoided inspections
  Sabek Transportation went years without a full inspection. Sabek had previously received 2 satisfactory ratings
Apr.29   Highway 880   Explosion causes connector collapse
  A speeding tanker truck hauling 8,600 gallons of gasoline hit an embankment and exploded into flames at 3:42 a.m.
 Intense heat from the fire caused the upper deck of the ramp to collapse onto the lower deck. A section of the maze has folded in on itself. I-80 westbound to I-880 southbound and I-80 eastbound to I-580 eastbound interchanges closed. Gov. Schwarzenegger issued an emergency declaration to rebuild a major portion of freeway interchange
Apr.25   South of Market   Legless man killed by postal truck Map of Third Street and Townsend Street San Francisco
  48-year-old Monty Holmes was struck as he rolled across a street on his skateboard
Apr.3   Antioch Cited for reckless after crashed into home Map of 2800 Minta Lane Antioch  An 18-year-old man was cited for reckless driving after he crashed his truck into a home Mar.25   Santa Clara Stolen Fire Truck Found In Creek
  The truck is belonging to the Casa Loma Volunteer Fire Department. Cal Fire found the overturned vehicle in the water
Mar.18   Antioch   Six people injured in 2 separate crashes
Map of Lone Tree Way and Empire Avenue Antioch
  A woman driving a Honda Civic was struck by a pickup truck. Infinity carrying being driven at a high rate of speed struck a tree
Feb.11   Highway 4   Man killed in tow truck collision Map of California State Route 4 Bay Point
  3:14 a.m. on eastbound Highway 4 just east of Bailey Road

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.19   SJC   Man Struck, Killed By Crane
  A truck driver,employee of R & L Brosamer, was struck in the head with a crane at San Jose International Airport
Nov.28   Los Altos   Killed when truck struck large tree
  The 18-year-old driver was going too fast to negotiate a curve in the road and lost control
Nov.15   Petaluma   1 Dead In Milk Tanker Crash
  1,000 gallons of milk spilled into a field after the truck traveled down an embankment and fell onto its side
Sep.29   Fruitvale Armored Car Guard Killed In Robbery  Anthony Quintero was shot after his truck was robbed of a cash Sep.17   Rohnert Park   Passenger died after two cars collided
  The impact of the collision between the pickup truck and the Camry caused the pickup to flip and land upside down
Jul.29   Highway 680   Man died in solo-vehicle crash
Map of Interstate 680 San Ramon
  Phillip Henson diead as a pick-up truck went off the roadway, hit a couple of trees and caught fire
Jul.14   Oakland Downtown   City employee fell to his death
  Jose Alfredo Roman Aguilera, 38, a longtime public works employee, fell from a city tree trimming truck
Jun.8   Highway 101   Worker Killed In Construction Accident Map of Interstate 101 San Jose  The worker got pinned between a gravel truck and a cement roller on northbound Highway 101 at Highway 87   Richmond Man Found Shot In Back Of Pickup Dies
  25-year-old Robert Lee Arnold Jr was in the truck in the 300 block of Nevin Avenue near Nevin Park.
Jun.1   Brentwood   Contractor Dead, His Truck Rolls Over Him
  Robert Rountree, 43, was doing work for the Contra Costa County Water District near the Los Vaqueros Reservoir
May.5   Highway 80 Driver, Car Located In Fatal Hit-And Run
Map of Interstate 80 San Pablo
  The driver fled the scene but reportedly called for a tow truck a short time later. He appears to be intoxicated
Apr.4   Highway 101 Caltrans Worker Killed In Highway Mar.7   Highway 101   CHP officer suffered head trauma Map of Interstate 101 Petaluma
  Braden Moffett's patrol vehicle was rear-ended by a Snapple truck on southbound U.S. Highway 101
Mar.2   Richmond Police Arrest Possible Kidnapper
  2 people in pickup truck followed a 12-year-old boy as he was walking in the area of Sixth St.
Feb.13   Antioch   Officer Recovers After Crash With Truck
  An police officer is recovering from multiple fractures to his arm after a patrol car collided with a pick-up truck
Feb.8   Highway 101   Overturned lumber truck closed 101
Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco
  Lanes blocked for more than four hours just past the Ninth Street off-ramp
Feb.6   Highway 237 Caltran Worker Injured In Hit-And-Run Map of California State Route 237 San Jose
  A trailer on the back of a landscaping truck broke loose on 237. The trailer went down the embankment
Jan.25  San Lorenzo  Truck Plows Into House; Two Injured Jan.24   Highway 280   Fatal Crash With Naked Pedestrian on 280 Map of Interstate 280 San Francisco
  A man who had been running around naked on the freeway was killed when he was struck by a pickup truck
Jan.11   Rodeo Shooting Claims Life Of 26-Year-Old Man
  The victim of a gunshot wound was driven to the hospital by a passenger in his truck
Jan.8   Rodeo Hit by truck after assaulting woman  23-year-old Rodeo resident Loren Dennis was arrested after he allegedly critically injured two women

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.6   East San Jose Three Hurt In Light Rail Accident
Nov.15  Highway 880  Big Rig Spills Fish Load, Closes I-880 Oct.16   Burlingame Suspected Drunk Driver Hit, Kills Two  23-year-old Patrick Worden's pick-up truck apparently drifted onto the shoulder and hit the two young women Oct.10   San Francisco Alcohol Suspected In Truck-Taxi Fatality   The driver of a truck had been involved in a minor hit-and-run shortly before the fatal accident that left 2 dead Sep.26   San Mateo Bridge   IRS Loses Checks, Papers Into Bay
  The truck crashed while traveling the bridge, dumping 30,000 tax items onto the bridge and into the bay
Sep.1   San Francisco MUNI truck accident victims gets $27m
Aug.30   Highway 101   All lanes of I-101 were blocked Map of Interstate 101 Millbrae
  An accident included a Greyhound bus and a pickup truck
Aug.23   SF Downtown   Truck Crashes Into Adult Video Arcade
  A dump truck filled with tons of dirt tipped over at the Liberty Bookstore and broke through the wall
Aug.20  Rohnert Park  6 patrons hurt in diner crash Jun.12  Highway 680  3 Women Die In Fiery Pickup Crash May.15   West Oakland   Sideshow-related activity injures 3
  A big-rig truck and a car were involved in an accident
May.13   El Cerrito   Pickup Truck Crashes Through Store
  One customer was injured when a truck crashed into a check cashing agency
Apr.21   Pittsburg   Truck Slams Into Home  A tractor-trailer loaded with gravel hit two cars and slammed into a home. 5 people were hurt Apr.19   East Oakland Runaway Truck Starts Fire, Stops Traffic  An out of control catering truck mowed down traffic poles, careened into an occupied building and burst into flames Apr.12   Belmont   Man drove truck through storefront
  Jacob Nicol, 23, an alleged drunken driver, drove Ford F150 through a sporting goods store
Apr.5   Berkeley   Runaway Truck Slams Into Home  A runaway flatbed truck rolled down Hill Road and slammed into a Berkeley Hills house Mar.18   Vallejo Possible drug lab found in burning truck
  Firefighters noticed that the material sprayed by the water was reacting in a peculiar manner
Mar.13   South SF 3,000 gallons spilled from tanker truck
  The intersection is closed in all directions while crews remove the gas from an overturned truck
Feb.1   San Jose   Dead after struck by truck his son driving
  84-year-old Stanley Roberts is being struck by a big-rig his 58-year-old son was driving during a routine produce delivery
Jan.26   Castro Valley   Truck Drives Into Drugstore
  A pickup truck crashed through the front entry of a Rite Aid. The driver and one customer were injured

year 2004 Top ^

Dec.28   Highway 80   Overturned truck blocks Highway 80
Map of Interstate 80 Vallejo
  Edward Sandoval caused all lanes of eastbound to be closed when his truck that was carrying asbestos overturned
Dec.12   San Francisco Respected Journalist Killed by Big Rig Oct.29   Santa Rosa   9-vehicle wreck leaves 12 injured
  Brake failure on a dump truck that was towing a backhoe caused the crash
Jul.26   Discovery Bay   Driver of tomato truck killed
  Another person injured when the big-rig overturned and another smaller car was also overturned
Jul.19   Redwood City     Detective: Suspicious stains not blood
  Tests showed that many of the suspicious stains in Scott's truck were not blood
Jul.13   Highway 680 Big-rig truck closed both directions of 680
Map of Interstate 680 Benicia
  Truck went over the center divider and caught fire
Jul.1  Oakley  2 firefighters injured at grass fire Jun.20   Highway 280   Fire jumps freeway, destroy truck Map of Interstate 280 San Jose
  Embers from a fire that started in grass on one side of I- 280 crossed the freeway and ignited a fire at a business
May.13   Highway 80   Truck hits woman running across I-80 Map of Interstate 80 El Cerrito
  The woman was hit about 12:35 p.m. as she ran across eastbound I-80 west of Potrero Avenue
Mar.30   San Francisco   Deadly officer-involved shooting
  An officer tried to pull over a stolen truck, gave chase and opened fire when the driver allegedly tried to run him over
Feb.21   Berkeley   Traffic accident kills 15-year-old boy
  A truck was headed westbound on Bancroft when the go-cart entered the roadway and was hit broadside
Feb.15   South San Jose Mother and baby in stroller injured
Feb.12   South San Jose   Cement Truck Smashes into Restaurant
  A truck caused major traffic delays when it veered off course and crashed into a strip mall
Feb.8  Vallejo  Child dies after fall from motor scooter Feb.6   Millbrae   Injured by city truck
  A 66-year-old woman was severely injured by SF truck while in a crosswalk
Jan.8   Redwood City Truck catches wire and knock out power
  A semi truck snagged hanging lines, leaving a block of businesses without power and traffic snarled
Jan.7   Napa   Forklift truck sank on top of boat
  A 40-ton truck slid into the river and sank on top of the boat it was lifting when its brakes apparently failed

year 2003 Top ^

Nov.16   Port of Oakland   Truck Pollution High
  18-wheeler trucks carrying goods to and from the Port of Oakland, make thousands of trips per day through West Oakland
Nov.6  Vallejo  Boy makes up kidnapping story Sep.26   Benicia Acid spill ties up traffic
  An acid used in swimming pool maintenance ended up all over a road after it spilled from the truck
Aug.26   San Francisco   2 children hit by truck
  An 11-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl are at hospital after a truck hit them while they were running in a crosswalk
  El Cerrito Truck crashes into house, cuts power  2 people injured when a runaway truck slammed into several cars, plowed through a house and cuts power to 20,000 Aug.5   Highway 280   2 die in head-on collision
Map of Interstate 280 Los Altos  A woman and a man were killed and another critically injured on I-280 when a truck drifted across the center divide Jul.15   Rodeo Bleach Spill After Amtrak Collision
  A train with dozens of passengers onboard slammed into a tanker truck carrying bleach
May.15   Benicia   Trailer robbery  2 men made off with a 53-foot-long truck full of home appliances. They bound 64-year-old driver with duct tape Apr.14   Millbrae   Truck arson
  Someone doused Toyota Tacoma with flammable liquid, lit the truck on fire and ran away
Apr.3   Pacifica   Truck Plunges, Driver Not Found
  Rescue crews hoisted a double-trailer dump truck up a 150-foot cliff on Devil's Slide
Apr.1   Concord Explosive suicide attempt
  Man was thrown out of the front trailer window and into the bed of his truck. He is in stable condition
Mar.5   Highway 101   Bags of Concrete Blocking 101 Lanes
Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco
  Bags of concrete may have fallen off a truck are blocking the middle lanes on southbound U.S. Highway 101
Feb.18   SF Mission   300 gathered for funeral of girl
  4-year-old Elizabeth Dominguez was struck by a Muni maintenance truck
Feb.17  Walnut Creek  Arrested for bomb posession   SFO Cessna collided with maintenance truck
  The twin-engine Cessna, operating as an air-ambulance, was turning off the taxiway to park
Feb.11   Highway 4 Overturned sulfur truck closed Highway 4
Map of California State Route 4 Oakley
  Truck hit the ranger truck and a divider and rolled over in front of the Cypress Square Shopping Center
Feb.10   San Jose   Two men died in two-car collision
  A pickup truck went off the roadway and rest on its roof in the slow lane. A Mercury Sable struck the upside-down truck
Jan.19   East San Jose   2 die in unrelated wrecks
  The truck hit a curb and a tree before rolling over and catching fire. Ford Escort hit a tree after a Honda hit the back of the car
Jan.11   Highway 680   Tow truck driver died
Map of Interstate 680 San Ramon
  An accident involved a tow truck, a CHP car and a Pontiac Trans Am on southbound I-680
Jan.8   SFO Firefighter in critical after falling off truck
  A veteran female firefighter after falling off a fire truck on the way to a reported fire is in critical condition
  Livermore   Woman killed by flying wheel
  A truck lost a wheel, which then flew over the center divider and through the windshield of a car, killing Leona I. Gonzales

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.10  Pinole  2 fatal vehicle crashes Dec.6   Richmond   Several people injured in auto accident Map of 6 Richmond
  The accident was caused by insulation on the road, which caused a pile up involving a bus, pickup truck and 6 cars
Oct.22   Marin County Died after truck plunged 100 feet
  Motorcyclist noticed an injured man looking for help. Panoramic Highway was closed for several hours
Oct.19   Half Moon Bay   Truck loses brakes, hits 8 cars on 92
  An 18-wheeler hauling dirt plowed into eight cars, injuring half a dozen people
Oct.7   San Mateo Bridge   Man jumped off bridge after truck stalls
  A man whose pickup truck stalled jumped off in order to avoid being hit by oncoming traffic. He was pulled uninjured
Sep.16   Hayward   Semi-truck pulling trailers kills woman
  Semi-truck pulling two trailers ran over a 42-year-old Julie Rauchman
Aug.26   Highway 580   Truck spilled load of crushed cars Map of Interstate 580 Dublin
  3 of the I-580 's 5 lanes are blocked
Aug.11   Highway 580   Died after hit by truck on I-580
Map of Interstate 580 Richmond  39-year-old Michael Dehollinquist was crossing the freeway near the Harbor Way exit Aug.9   Highway 580 Chemical spill on I-580 Map of Interstate 580 Castro Valley
  The truck is carrying bleach and 2 containers of a chemical used in food processing
Jul.28   Highway 580   Man dead after truck plummeted Map of Interstate 580 Dublin  Chevrolet Silverado truck struck a stalled compact vehicle in the slow lane on I-580 Jun.24   Highway 680   Sig-alert at hwy 24 and I-680 Map of Interstate 680 Walnut Creek
  Pickup truck hauling a trailer overturned and is blocking all lanes of the connector
Jun.19  Highway 880  I-880 closed due to chemical spill  Bay Bridge  Truck overturns, stops commute May.28   Highway 85 30-foot beams knocked down by truck May.26   San Mateo   Man lured children into truck  Latino man driving a blue pickup truck has lured several local children into his truck where inappropriately touched them May.3   San Rafael Smashed pickup into squad car
  Alessandro F. Godoy, 28, allegedly smashed his truck into a new Marin County Sheriff's Department squad car
Apr.7   Pleasant Hill   Arrested after 40-minute police pursuit  Rodrick Braz, 23, and William White, 23, allegedly assaulting a woman, stealing her pickup truck Apr.2   Diamond Heights   Mail truck theft
  U.S. Postal Inspection Service is investigating the daylight carjacking
Mar.2  Hayward  4-year-old run over by father truck Jan.8  San Leandro  Big-rig truck hit overpass Jan.2   SF Downtown     Granite planters secure BofA tower
  2-foot-high planters have been designed to keep a truck bomber from ramming into building

year 2001 Top ^

Dec.1   Highway 80   Trucks collide, bread spills
Map of Interstate 80 Berkeley
  Bread truck and a garbage truck struck each other on I- 80
Nov.15   Dublin   Passenger train hits big rig
  Truck was trapped in the path of a commuter train which plow into the big rig
Nov.9   SF Sunset   Truck collides with house
  Truck lost power and hit a corner house, a van and a car
Oct.9   Richmond   FBI investigates utility truck break-in
  Someone broke into a utility truck and stole equipment that's used to turn on water valves and related documents
Sep.21   San Jose   Leo's killer gets new sentence
  Andrew Douglas Burnett, 28, received an additional 8 months in prison today for truck theft
  Berkeley     City to Remove Fire Truck Flags
  City Manager said that during the Gulf War, fire trucks were the targets of protestors
Sep.5   Antioch Sued for student wrongful death
  School have sent Brooke Parrino home in the rain to correct a dress-code violation. Her truck crashed into a tree
Aug.7   Oakland   Tow Truck Driver's Death
  Truck driver was helping a stranded motorist on a freeway when he was hit by 2 vehicles. Van fled the scene
Jun.28   San Francisco   Runaway truck hits 7 cars  The van smashed six cars and flattened a bottlebrush tree on a steep street May.31  Highway 680  Overturned trucks Clog Up Commute Apr.15   Golden Gate Bridge   Truck slid down an embankment
  Firefighters scaled down steep slopes to reach the man, who lost control of truck
Feb.26   Highway 101   Tow Truck Hits, Kills Man Map of Interstate 101 San Francisco
  Highway 101 near the Vermont Street exit
Feb.23   San Francisco   Trash Truck Crash
  The huge garbage truck careened down a hill and smashed into several cars
Jan.29   SF Sunset   Children Hurt in Parking Lot
  2 children were hurt when they either fell off a truck or were ejected at Lakeshore Plaza

year 2000 Top ^

Dec.6   Highway 24   Truck Spills Lumber on Freeway
Map of California State Route 24 Oakland
  Truck carrying lumber overturned on the Highway 24 connection to Highway 13
Oct.26   Highway 580 Truck Fire on 580 Map of Interstate 580 Oakland
  Big-rig truck caught fire and burned to the ground. Driver had minor injuries
Sep.5   Highway 580   Diesel-Carrying Truck Overturns Map of Interstate 580 Richmond
  A truck with 7,600 gallons of diesel tipped over and spilled its contents on 580
Aug.24   Palo Alto   Hit & Run
  Truck knocked the bicyclist down and ran over him and killed
Aug.21   San Ramon   Car drives into fire truck
  Firetruck's lights were flashing when a 1998 Toyota crashed into the back of it Aug.14   San Mateo   4-vehicle accident
  Truck overturn closes 92
Jul.31   Livermore   Big rig spills gas
  Big rig carrying fuel crashed into another truck, overturned and spilled gas
Mar.17  Sebastopol  Truck Drags Boy, 11, 360 Feet--He Lives

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