Man Injured in Bay Bridge Motorcycle Crash

Man Injured in Bay Bridge Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was injured Friday following a crash on the Bay Bridge, California Highway Patrol officials said. The motorcyclist, identified as Roger Collier, 48, of…

Driver Placed on Psychiatric Hold After Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Truck Blaze

Driver Placed on Psychiatric Hold After Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Truck Blaze

A Sacramento man whose pickup truck caught fire this morning near the toll plaza on the Bay Bridge was placed in the hospital on an…

Donations Flood In To Campaign To Keep Bay Lights Shining Through 2026

Donations Flood In To Campaign To Keep Bay Lights Shining Through 2026

An online fundraising campaign kicked off today to help keep the nightly Bay Lights art installation on the western span of the Bay Bridge shining…

Bay Bridge Officials: Misaligned Anchor Rods “not an urgent issue,” Repair Will Cost Millions

Bay Bridge Officials: Misaligned Anchor Rods “not an urgent issue,” Repair Will Cost Millions

Some of the anchor rods that hold in place strands of the main cable of the Bay Bridge’s new eastern span are skewed off-center and…

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…

Bay Bridge Demolition Work Behind Schedule, Caltrans Paying $12.67 Million For More Workers

Bay Bridge Demolition Work Behind Schedule, Caltrans Paying $12.67 Million For More Workers

Caltrans officials said today that work will begin soon on a key part of the demolition of the 77-year-old original east span of the Bay…

Bay Bridge Bike Path To Close For About A Week

Bay Bridge Bike Path To Close For About A Week

The bicycle and pedestrian path along the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will be closed temporarily on the evening of March 23, Caltrans…

Three Car Crash Snarls Eastbound Bay Bridge Traffic

Eastbound lanes of the Bay Bridge have reopened after they were blocked by a collision this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol. The three-vehicle…

Big Bash Thursday Night To Celebrate One Year Of Bay Bridge Light Show, New Push To Keep It Going To 2026

Big Bash Thursday Night To Celebrate One Year Of Bay Bridge Light Show, New Push To Keep It Going To 2026

One year after the “Bay Lights” art installation first lit up the western span of the Bay Bridge, a celebration will be held Thursday night…

Box Truck Driver Nabbed After Pursuit Across The Bay Bridge

Box Truck Driver Nabbed After Pursuit Across The Bay Bridge

The driver of a box truck was taken into custody on U.S. Highway 101 in San Francisco this morning after a low-speed pursuit across the…

“This is not an issue”: Caltrans Says “Non-Standard Weld Connections” On New Bay Bridge Span Are Earthquake-Safe

“This is not an issue”: Caltrans Says “Non-Standard Weld Connections” On New Bay Bridge Span Are Earthquake-Safe

A Caltrans spokesman said today that non-standard weld connections that were used to hold road deck sections together on the new eastern span of the…

Former Mayor “Delighted” That Western Span Of Bay Bridge Is Now The “Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge”

Former Mayor “Delighted” That Western Span Of Bay Bridge Is Now The “Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge”

Former San Francisco Mayor and state Assembly Speaker Willie Brown is now the namesake of the western span of the Bay Bridge following a ceremony…

Western Span Of Bay Bridge To Be Named After Willie Brown Tuesday, “I’m excited about it,” Says Mayor Lee

Western Span Of Bay Bridge To Be Named After Willie Brown Tuesday, “I’m excited about it,” Says Mayor Lee

The Bay Bridge’s western span is being officially renamed Tuesday after former San Francisco Mayor and state Assembly Speaker Willie Brown in a ceremony on…

Caltrans Officials Say They Can’t Figure Out Why The Bay Bridge Is Leaking

Caltrans Officials Say They Can’t Figure Out Why The Bay Bridge Is Leaking

Caltrans officials said today that they’re concerned about leaks on a short section of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge but they’re hopeful…

Car Catches Fire On Bay Bridge

A vehicle fire on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 at the Treasure Island off ramp on the Bay Bridge today triggered a brief Sig-alert for two…

Caltrans: Bay Bridge’s Bad Bolts Are All Better Now (At Twice The Price)

Caltrans: Bay Bridge’s Bad Bolts Are All Better Now (At Twice The Price)

Workers have finished a permanent fix for problem bolts on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, a Caltrans spokesman said today. Spokesman Andrew…

Bay Bridge Crash Cleared, Lanes Reopen

10:13 AM: An injury crash blocked multiple lanes on the lower deck of the Bay Bridge for about 40 minutes this morning, according to the…

Parents Of Man Killed By Drunk Driver Unveil Trailer Containing The Car Their Son Died In

Parents Of Man Killed By Drunk Driver Unveil Trailer Containing The Car Their Son Died In

The parents of a drunk driving victim killed five years ago unveiled a trailer with the vehicle their son was in to remind people the…

Crews Start To Demolish Old Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge

Crews Start To Demolish Old Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge

After standing for nearly eight decades, the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is slowly coming down starting today as crews begin demolition work…

Original Bay Bridge Troll To Come Out Of Hiding

Original Bay Bridge Troll To Come Out Of Hiding

A mysterious figure that has added intrigue and bit of magic to the Bay Bridge for more than two decades will have his time in…

Pedestrian Struck And Injured On Bay Bridge

Pedestrian Struck And Injured On Bay Bridge

A pedestrian was struck and injured by a vehicle on the Bay Bridge this morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said. The collision was reported…

New Hours For Bay Bridge Bike And Pedestrian Path

New Hours For Bay Bridge Bike And Pedestrian Path

Starting Friday the Bay Bridge bicycle and pedestrian path on the eastern span of the bridge will have set hours, a bridge spokesman said. The…

Planting Of $15,000 Palm Trees Begins On New Span Of Bay Bridge

Planting Of $15,000 Palm Trees Begins On New Span Of Bay Bridge

Palm trees are arriving on the approach to the Bay Bridge’s new eastern span this week. The first four trees were planted Wednesday and four…

Packed Roads, Buses, And Ferries For Day Four Of BART Strike

Packed Roads, Buses, And Ferries For Day Four Of BART Strike

With a new workweek getting under way and no end to the BART strike in sight, Bay Area commuters set their alarms early again and…

Ceremony To Honor Those Killed On Old Bay Bridge Planned For Next Month

Ceremony To Honor Those Killed On Old Bay Bridge Planned For Next Month

Those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents on the eastern span of the old Bay Bridge will have a chance to say goodbye…