A child was rushed to the hospital with injuries Wednesday night after being hit by a van in North Berkeley, authorities report.
Alfredo Bautista, 24, allegedly admitted to police that he started eight fires in the area.
A dramatic accident on Tuesday morning sent a car into the large window of 85 Degrees. Only minor injuries were reported.
A man was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after a car struck him on University Avenue near Milvia Street, witnesses told Berkeleyside.
A longtime activist walking in a crosswalk several blocks from her home died in late April one week after she was hit by a driver who failed to stop for her, police said.
A collision on Shattuck in which a vehicle overturned closed part of the street. Also this afternoon: an armed robbery downtown and another crash in North Berkeley.
A collision in central Berkeley sent a young cyclist to the hospital with moderate injuries Friday morning, authorities report.
Authorities in Berkeley are warning about a large sinkhole on Tunnel Road, and advising people to avoid the area.
The car crash that killed 78-year-old Joseph Hurlimann on his bike last month was caused by neither speed nor impairment, authorities said Thursday.
Police descended on the Elmwood after a man rammed an officer who tried to pull him over.
The memorial was created by members of the community for a man few, if any, knew personally — although the Berkeley native was much loved by those who did know him.
"Berkeley has lost one of its sweetest old characters."
The California Highway Patrol reports that the Ashby Avenue on-ramp to eastbound Interstate 80 in Berkeley will be closed until about 4 p.m. after a traffic collision Wednesday morning.