Crews raced to Palo Alto on Friday morning to the scene of a major injury crash where one person was killed, a CHP officer was hurt and two others suffered critical injuries.The was reported just before 7 a.m. on northbound U.S. Highway 101 at Embarcadero Road. A Sig-Alert was issued and the highway could be closed for about six hours.
A water rescue is now a recovery in Oakland for a man who went to search for his cat and may have fallen into a lake inside a quarry. Fire crews arrived on scene around 7:15 p.m. and requested the dive team to search the waterway located behind 4400 Montgomery street. The victim may have fallen 75 to 100 feet down the steep cliff and into the water below. Firefighters are telling NBC Bay Area that they believe the man is dead. Cheryl Hurd reports.