To demonstrate hydroplane conditions and how to recover, CHP Officer Dan Wright takes The Sacramento Bee for a spin on the academy's hazardous-conditions track in West Sacramento. Cut the risk of hydroplaning by reducing speeds.
Driving incidents can quickly escalate into potentially dangerous situations for the drivers involved, as well as nearby motorists and bystanders. Here are five tips that may prevent the situation from escalating.
Overland Road will be closed overnight at Idaho Highway 69 during the night until Sept. 16 while ITD repaves the intersection. One lane of Meridian Road will be open in both directions and flaggers will direct traffic as needed.
The Idaho Transportation Department says a highway contractor that herded traffic before the fiery Interstate 84 crash in Boise that killed four people on June 16 had followed a 54-page safety plan written for the project.
A fire that broke out after a crash that killed four people June 16 on Interstate 84 in Boise so damaged the overpass above that the state decided to spend millions of dollars to replace it. How can fire ruin fireproof concrete?
The head of the Utah Transit Authority shared lessons the Salt Lake Valley learned in building a robust transit system. So what does the Treasure Valley need to build a transit system of the same stamina?
The Washington State Department of Transportation explains how to safely navigate the multi-lane traffic circle, also known as a roundabout, at the intersection of Guide Meridian (SR 539) and Pole Road (SR 544).
Lisa Oviatt lives on Third Street South in Nampa. Her street, along with Second Street South and connecting roads, are closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. during a major reconstruction that she and neighbors feel has greatly curtailed access to their hom
Jackie and Jason Bargabos operate Aloha Auto, a repair shop on State Street near the intersection with 36th Street. The high volume intersection is being reconstructed by ACHD to create a roundabout traffic system that Jackie says will put traffic