Berkeley transportation planners don't just look at the flow of cars on streets anymore. They try to consider the needs of people, bicyclists, and wheelchair users too.
A 94-year-old woman involved in a crash in North Berkeley in September later died in the hospital. Friends have identified the woman as Janet Messman of Kensington.
Police have warned motorists to consider avoiding Ashby Avenue due to a multi-car collision blocking both the on- and off-ramps to Interstate 80.
Police are asking for the community's help to find a Mercedes driver who punched a passenger in another vehicle, then drove into a second man who tried to stop him from leaving.
A man riding his bike in South Berkeley was in a collision with a vehicle Wednesday night, authorities report.
City Council voted to install a rectangular rapid flashing beacon, thinking it would make the intersection safer for bicyclists. But a four-way stop would be more effective.
Two days after a four-vehicle crash in North Berkeley sent four people to the hospital, police have shared some additional details about what took place.
One person was taken to a local trauma center, and three others to area hospitals, after a four-vehicle crash in North Berkeley early Tuesday evening.
A 13-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after a crash involving an AC Transit bus in Berkeley on Tuesday morning.
A man was taken to Highland Hospital with serious injuries on Friday after trying to stop robbers from taking his laptop, according to authorities and unconfirmed scanner audio.
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.