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It’s been a dangerous week on San Francisco roads

It’s been a dangerous week on San Francisco roads

Four collisions in last six days kill 1, injure 3

 

Crime scene tape on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF teen arrested in crash that killed 1, injured 7 others

A San Francisco teenager was arrested Saturday evening after he allegedly struck…

 

(S.F. Examiner File Photo)

Muni, parking and street closures: your Thanksgiving weekend traffic advisory

Have questions about parking, Muni or traffic this weekend. Here's the lowdown on what…

(S.F. Examiner File Photo)
Traffic is seen backed up along Mission Street in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, October 28, 2016 as commuters try to make their way onto the Bay Bridge following a major weather-related crash. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Bay Bridge crash, rainy weather wreak havoc on morning SF traffic

UPDATE: 12:05 P.M.: All lanes of the Bay Bridge have reopened following…

Traffic is seen backed up along Mission Street in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, October 28, 2016 as commuters try to make their way onto the Bay Bridge following a major weather-related crash. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
The Interstate 80 off-ramp near Octavia and Market streets, as seen from above. (Gil Riego Jr./2012 S.F. Examiner)

Man hit by truck on SF’s Central Freeway dies, but gunshot wound to his leg remains a mystery

Early-morning commuters heading into central San Francisco encountered an injured man walking…

The Interstate 80 off-ramp near Octavia and Market streets, as seen from above. (Gil Riego Jr./2012 S.F. Examiner)
(Cindy Chew/2010 S.F. Examiner)

Despite efforts, Golden Gate Bridge traffic may be unsolvable

Despite recent efforts like the installation of a movable median barrier, the…

(Cindy Chew/2010 S.F. Examiner)

Woman seriously injured in suspected DUI crash in the Mission

A 62-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday afternoon in one of two…

A Muni bus drives in the red bus and taxi only lane at 16th and Mission streets Thursday, May 5, 2016.(Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF offers compromise on controversial Mission District Muni-only red lanes

Relief is on the way for Mission District residents seeing red over…

A Muni bus drives in the red bus and taxi only lane at 16th and Mission streets Thursday, May 5, 2016.(Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Crash snarls traffic on Bay Bridge

A multi-vehicle crash in San Francisco was causing major delays on the…

“I can’t help but smile whenever I think about how I pissed that Uber driver off so badly his passenger had to get out of the car and call me an asshole.” (Courtesy photo)

The invigorating power of gridlock

Last Wednesday night, I participated in a panel discussion for the annual…

“I can’t help but smile whenever I think about how I pissed that Uber driver off so badly his passenger had to get out of the car and call me an asshole.” (Courtesy photo)
Officers investigate the scene where a pedestrian was struck and killed by a SF Paratransit bus near Geary and Franklin streets in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, June 9, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

UPDATE: Woman fatally struck by Paratransit bus near Cathedral Hill

A woman was fatally struck by a Paratransit bus near San Francisco’s…

Officers investigate the scene where a pedestrian was struck and killed by a SF Paratransit bus near Geary and Franklin streets in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, June 9, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Liability insurance will protect your assests if you are at fault, but it won’t help in an accident caused by someone else. (Courtesy photo)

Securing proper insurance for motorcycles

This week’s question comes from Rob in Foster City, who writes: Q:…

Liability insurance will protect your assests if you are at fault, but it won’t help in an accident caused by someone else. (Courtesy photo)

Pedestrian seriously wounded in early morning Mission District crash

A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after stepping into traffic in the Mission…

(Eric Risberg/AP file photo)

To ease traffic terror, Golden Gate Bridge parking closed Memorial Day weekend

Local transit agencies and others will close parking lots at both ends…

(Eric Risberg/AP file photo)
Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner file photo

Twin Peaks car restrictions approved

The western portion of Twin Peaks' highest road will soon be officially…

Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner file photo
A parking enforcement officer tickets a car along the Embarcadero in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, April 4, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Mayor’s office to claim $5 million in overpaid traffic citations

Nearly $5 million in unclaimed parking citation reimbursements will be placed in…

A parking enforcement officer tickets a car along the Embarcadero in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, April 4, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
AP Photo/Eric RisbergGolden Gate Bridge workers shift traffic lanes during the end of the morning commute Thursday

Parking restricted at Golden Gate Bridge on Easter weekend

Personal vehicle parking will be closed in lots at each end of…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergGolden Gate Bridge workers shift traffic lanes during the end of the morning commute Thursday
California Highway Patrol Officer T.J. Shively pulls over a woman for using her cellphone while driving on Highway 101 in San Francisco during a night shift on St. Patrick’s Day. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Life in the fast lane: San Francisco kept under the watchful eye of CHP

The patrol car ranged past the river of traffic along San Francisco’s…

California Highway Patrol Officer T.J. Shively pulls over a woman for using her cellphone while driving on Highway 101 in San Francisco during a night shift on St. Patrick’s Day. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
If you’re involved in a vehicle crash that is not your fault, you may not be able to recoup damages if you do not have vehicle insurance. (Courtesy photo)

Fault won’t override uninsured vehicle crashes

This week’s question comes from Zach L. from the Castro: Q: “I…

If you’re involved in a vehicle crash that is not your fault, you may not be able to recoup damages if you do not have vehicle insurance. (Courtesy photo)