Woman Who Was Struck By Driver While Waiting For Muni Remains In The Hospital
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Woman Who Was Struck By Driver While Waiting For Muni Remains In The Hospital

A man who drove into a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stop and seriously injured a woman in the city’s Mission Terrace neighborhood Friday night…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Earth Day, Cherry Blossom Fest, 4/20
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Earth Day, Cherry Blossom Fest, 4/20

Earth Day Celebration On Saturday, the 4th Annual Earth Day Celebration will take place in United Nations Plaza and on Fulton Street between Larkin and…

Two Injured When Driver Crashes Into Muni Shelter
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Two Injured When Driver Crashes Into Muni Shelter

Two people were critically injured tonight when a car drove into a bus shelter at Mission and Silver streets, according to San Francisco police. A…

U-Haul Driver Arrested After Slamming Into Fire Truck Then Taking Off
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U-Haul Driver Arrested After Slamming Into Fire Truck Then Taking Off

The driver of a U-Haul truck was arrested after crashing into the back of a fire truck in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood and…

BART Hit With $210,000 Fine Over Track Worker Deaths
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BART Hit With $210,000 Fine Over Track Worker Deaths

BART has been fined $210,000 by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health for three safety violations that resulted in the deaths of two…

BART’s Fleet Of The Future Debuts In SF To Cheers And Jeers (Slideshow)
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BART’s Fleet Of The Future Debuts In SF To Cheers And Jeers (Slideshow)

Hundreds turned out in San Francisco this morning to tour the BART train of tomorrow. But not everyone was on board with what they saw….

Taxi Driver Strikes Woman In Downtown SF
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Taxi Driver Strikes Woman In Downtown SF

A woman was struck by a taxi driver in downtown San Francisco this afternoon, a police spokesman said. The collision was reported at 12:36 p.m….

See BART’s New Train Cars At Justin Herman Plaza Today
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See BART’s New Train Cars At Justin Herman Plaza Today

BART is unveiling its “Fleet of the Future” model train on Wednesday as part of the agency’s fourth-annual Blue Sky Festival in San Francisco. The…

Taxi Driver Strikes Woman In Wheelchair Near UN Plaza
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Taxi Driver Strikes Woman In Wheelchair Near UN Plaza

A woman in a wheelchair was hit by a taxi near San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza this afternoon, fire officials said. The collision was reported…

Mayor Lee Sends Press Release Celebrating SFMTA Move To Abolish Sunday Meter Enforcement
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Mayor Lee Sends Press Release Celebrating SFMTA Move To Abolish Sunday Meter Enforcement

6:28 PM: The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted today to abolish Sunday parking meter enforcement when it approved its new two-year…

Officials Confirm That Woman Pulled From Beneath BART Train Had Jumped In Front Of It
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Officials Confirm That Woman Pulled From Beneath BART Train Had Jumped In Front Of It

A woman pulled from under a train at San Francisco’s Montgomery BART station Monday afternoon had apparently jumped in front of the train as it…

Person Extracted From Beneath BART Train At Montgomery Station, Service Resumes
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Person Extracted From Beneath BART Train At Montgomery Station, Service Resumes

6:24 PM: San Francisco’s Montgomery BART station has reopened and trains are recovering from a delay this evening after a person was extracted from beneath…

Pedestrian Is Struck By Car, Then Cited For Jaywalking
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Pedestrian Is Struck By Car, Then Cited For Jaywalking

A pedestrian hit by a car in San Francisco’s Cathedral Hill neighborhood was cited for jaywalking after being taken to the hospital on Sunday afternoon,…

City Leaders Hit The Pavement For Walk To Work Day
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City Leaders Hit The Pavement For Walk To Work Day

Many San Francisco city leaders, public safety officials and community members took to the streets this morning for the second annual Walk to Work Day….

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Giants Games, Cherry Blossom Fest, Sunday Streets
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Giants Games, Cherry Blossom Fest, Sunday Streets

Baseball Game Traffic Reroutes From Friday through next Thursday, the San Francisco Giants will play six home games at AT&T Park. Listed below are start…

BART Directors Vote To Give Raises To Top Executives
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BART Directors Vote To Give Raises To Top Executives

BART directors voted unanimously today to give raises totaling about 3.7 percent this year to General Manager Grace Crunican and other top officials at the…

Driver Strikes And Critically Injures 3-Year-Old Cyclist On Fulton Street
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Driver Strikes And Critically Injures 3-Year-Old Cyclist On Fulton Street

3:01 PM: A 3-year-old boy on a bicycle was critically injured after he was struck by the driver of a pickup truck in San Francisco’s…

SFPD Chief Suhr Passes Out Wristbands To Kids In Effort To Improve Pedestrian Safety
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SFPD Chief Suhr Passes Out Wristbands To Kids In Effort To Improve Pedestrian Safety

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr handed out bright yellow wristbands to middle school students this morning to encourage safe walking habits. About 50 sixth-graders…

Car Heads Off 101 And Into Bay Near Candlestick Point
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Car Heads Off 101 And Into Bay Near Candlestick Point

A car went off of northbound U.S. Highway 101 and into the water just south of San Francisco’s Candlestick Point this morning, a California Highway…

Bay Bridge Traffic Snarled Wednesday Night For Emergency Pothole Repairs

All eastbound lanes on Interstate Highway 80 are now open on the Bay Bridge this evening following emergency pothole repairs, according to the California Highway…

$8.7 Million In Funding Means Bay Area Bike Share Can Expand Into East Bay
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$8.7 Million In Funding Means Bay Area Bike Share Can Expand Into East Bay

The Bay Area Bike Share program is poised for expansion to the East Bay sometime in 2015 with the approval of $8.7 million in funding…

NorCal Gas Prices Shoot Up
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NorCal Gas Prices Shoot Up

The average price for a gallon of gas has gone up 14 cents in the past month, the American Automobile Association of Northern California announced…

Muni Driver Busted After Video Contradicts Bus Robbery Report
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Muni Driver Busted After Video Contradicts Bus Robbery Report

A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus driver was charged with insurance fraud Monday following an investigation into a reported injury she suffered during a bus…

72-Year Old SF Man Identified As Pedestrian Killed By Driver On Van Ness
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72-Year Old SF Man Identified As Pedestrian Killed By Driver On Van Ness

A pedestrian who was fatally struck near San Francisco City Hall on Sunday night has been identified as a 72-year-old man, according to the city’s…

Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Van Ness Avenue
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Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Van Ness Avenue

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue late Sunday night, a police spokesman said. Officers responded to…