As a small child, I remember when my family were nearly in one accident that involved about 5 or 6 vehicles. However, the stars of this event are the historic diesel and steam engines used to pull one time working coaches and open air cars. Two investigations are underway by the Marine corps, one to determine why the plane crashed just off Palomares canyon, and the other into release of the wrong list passengers. Q: Remember the good ole days when there was no 280, no 380, no 238, no 92 and the San Mateo Bridge was one lane in each direction. According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened just before 7:29 p.m. May 24, on Highway 84 at Palomares Road. A fatal car crash this afternoon has forced the closure of Niles Canyon Road from Interstate Highway 680 to Mission Boulevard in Fremont for several hours, police said. California’s Niles Canyon Railway will not offer its Train of Lights holiday excursions this holiday season. at 10:00 a.m. Monday morning. Authorities said that 14 of the more than 200 passengers on the Stockton-bound train were injured, four seriously. Fremont, CA traffic updates reporting highway and road conditions with real-time interactive map including flow, delays, accidents, construction, closures, traffic jams and congestion, driving conditions, text alerts, gridlock, and live cameras for the Fremont area and Alameda county. Uploaded: Sun, Feb 26, 2012, 5:12 pm 5 Updated: Wed, Feb 29, 2012, 6:49 am. … Whoa there. Niles Canyon Road was closed for over two hours after a crash in October 2015. 'Fighting words' are pulled back: Roadshow The thought of widening Niles Canyon Road through Fremont ' those are fighting words. ' near Sunol, Calif., (Gary Reyes / San Jose Mercury News) 7 / 7 News . Whoa there. Q: The thought of widening Niles Canyon Road through Fremont … those are fighting words. A corvette crashed head on with a ford ranger. Normal services will be provided - Call 911 for emergencies; call 510-790-6800 option 3 for non-emergencies. The crash was clogging up nearby freeways, including northbound Interstate 680. A motorcyclist was involved in a solo accident causing some damage. ... ABC7 News Bay Area 1,467 views. A four-lane expressway is planned from Interstate 580 to Interstate 680, but there are no plans to widen Niles Canyon west of there. Pleasanton man, 75, killed in car accident on Niles Canyon Road William Evans was driving alone when car veered off roadway, striking tree. A: Wrong I was. “The FHA identified accident hot-spots within Niles Canyon that should be addressed. … I wish widening Niles Canyon were so, but unfortunately, I believe you’re mistaken about this. FREMONT, Alameda County (July 27, 2017) – On July 24, a traffic collision killed a woman and injured two people on Highway 84 west of Palomares Road in Niles Canyon. by Jeb Bing / Pleasanton Weekly . A superhighway through Niles Canyon is a major no-no. The crash, at Highway 84 and Palomares Road about halfway between Mission Boulevard and … In 2012 the Federal Highway Administration (FHA) conducted a road safety assessment for Niles Canyon, finding that CalTrans’ proposed highway widening was not warranted by the safety data. Nelson said the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) train No. The last of 40 victims of Friday's shattering Marine air transport crash in the hills above Niles has been removed. The names of the suspects are not yet being released. Niles Canyon road was closed past 7 p.m., police said. Growing up just one mile from the canyon’s western entrance, I was always seeing on the news about car accidents in the canyon. The Livermore Independent reports the Pacific Locomotive Association, which operates the tourist railroad, said current restrictions and other concerns related to … It's a … One of the train cars tumbled down an embankment into a rain filled creek and began to flood. This accadent happened on Niles canyon road. SUNOL, CA —Two people were injured in a head-on collision on Niles Canyon Road in Fremont this morning, causing traffic disruptions for nearly 90 … Widening Niles Canyon Road to four lanes? Several people were injured Sunday night in a head-on collision involving two vehicles on Highway 84 in Niles Canyon east of Fremont, the California Highway Patrol said. Motorists should expect delays on Mission Boulevard between Sullivan Underpass and Niles Canyon Road Monday morning as a result of the crash, police said. It is a scenic route and along a major water source for Fremont. A superhighway through Niles Canyon is a major no-no. Frances Pagliocca Killed in Niles Canyon Accident. No injuries were reported during the home invasion, according to police. But at around 4:25 p.m., the road has reopened. California Highway Patrol closed Niles Canyon Rd. A Fremont police officer lays out flares to close off Niles Canyon Road in the wake of an ACE commuter train derailment in Sunol, Calif., Monday, March 7, 2016. View Our COVID-19 Page for Important Information on Facilities Closure and the Shelter in Place Order. Investigators take a look over the wreckage of the derailed ACE train No. ALAMEDA COUNTY — Firefighters and police were at the scene of a blaze sparked by a recreational-vehicle fire Monday afternoon near Highway 84 lanes in Niles Canyon, authorities said. The area around Niles Canyon had been witness to three major airplane crashes in a five year span: the crash of United Airlines flight #615 near Decoto in August of 1951, the crash of an Transocean Air Lines flight near Alvarado in 1953, and this mishap. Balancing operational expenses and reduced revenue due to Covid-19 restrictions since March of this year continues to be a challenging mission for our museum. Fatal Crash Closes Niles Canyon Road In Fremont - … (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News … “I did find one death out in Niles Canyon, but this accident involved a man, not a woman. FREMONT-According to the California Highway Patrol, a deadly head-on collision took place on Niles Canyon Road also referred to as Highway 84 Thursday morning.CHP officials were notified of the accident at 8:23 a.m. taking place just east of Palomares Road potentially involving a blue Jeep and a work truck. The woman, identified by … COVID-19 Update: Our staff is working without interruption during this time. 0:44. Fremont Fatal Car Accident Thursday on Niles Canyon Road. Niles canyon is severely haunted. The driver of a pickup truck which flipped last year near Fremont, Calif., ejecting and killing one of its passengers, was sentenced April 12 to one year in county jail and five years of probation. An injury rollover crash had shut down Niles Canyon Road on Friday afternoon, Fremont police said. This is indeed one of the most scenic drives in the Bay Area. The Police Department lobby, 2000 Stevenson Blvd., will be CLOSED on December 24, 25, and 31, 2020 and January 1, 2021 for City-observed holidays. The Pacific Locomotive Association and its Niles Canyon Railway would like to thank you for being a part of our heritage railroad community. The accident happened at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the 5500 block of Niles Canyon Road. J.D. Many of them resulting in horrific deaths. The closure will give responders adequate space in the Canyon for the equipment needed to … Please do not hesitate to call, email or chat with us. Speed was an issue and the motorcyclist lost control, hitting a guardrail and into the other lane. All Rights Reserved. Niles Canyon, California (May 25, 2020) – Multiple injuries were reported in a head-on crash that happened Sunday night in Niles Canyon. 10 along Niles Canyon Rd. DUAL PROBE IN MARINE AIR CRASH. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and Ad Choices. A 59-year-old Pleasanton woman was killed in a rollover crash on Niles Canyon Road in Fremont on Monday afternoon, authorities said today. According to the blog “Dreaming Casually” by J’aime Rubio, there is only one actually recorded death in Niles Canyon. Niles Canyon is beautiful with scenic hillsides and dramatic walls; not to mention multiple vintage railroad bridges over Alameda creek. 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