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Tag: San Mateo Bridge

August 19, 2013 | 1:38 pm

No Charges to be Filed in San Mateo Bridge Limo Fire Deaths

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol on Monday said a limousine fire that killed five nurses trapped in the back was sparked by a mechanical problem. CHP Capt. Mike Maskarich said the blaze broke out on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge on May 4 because of a catastrophic failure of the rear suspension […]

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No San Mateo Bridge This Weekend; List of Detours

October 19, 2012 | 3:12 pm

No San Mateo Bridge This Weekend; List of Detours

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(Bay City News Service and KQED) You know how three weeks you took note of that announcement that the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge would be shutting down over two weekends in October and tucked it away for future consideration? Guess what — weekend No. 1 is upon us. The bridge is shutting down the next two […]

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October 15, 2010 | 8:25 am

San Mateo Bridge Lane Still Closed

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Caltrans says it won’t finish up repairing a cracked beam on the San Mateo Bridge until later today, slowing down traffic again. From the Merc: (Caltrans spokesman) Haus said traffic had been worse than usual on the span Thursday, though the bigger problems have been on the nearby Bay and Dumbarton bridges, which Caltrans is […]

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