| Oct 10, 2010
| 5:37 PM
NEVADA COUNTY--A crowd watched intently as a woman in a power-paraglider crashed into high voltage power lines, dangling there until she was rescued.
Cal Fire and Pacific Gas and electric crews gathered at the scene at around 5:00 p.m. Saturday to find...
| Oct 12, 2010
Commuters on busy Claribel Road have no idea that there's a leaking 8 inch gas line four feet underground right next to the road way.
A ground crew walking the line during an annual inspection detected the leak with a gas detector and it was later...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:23 PM
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- Pacific Gas & Electric Co. will pay San Bruno $70 million in restitution for the pipeline rupture that killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes in September 2010, the utility and city said Monday.
"This money will be used...
| Sep 7, 2010
1,200 Roseville Residents had to go without gas, after PG&E repairs on a gas line break caused wider-spread outages.
A PG&E representative says the leak that had the intersection of Cirby and Riverside Avenue closed down for much of Tuesday was caused by...
| Sep 8, 2010
Fire crews are evacuating apartments following a gas main leak.
Madison Avenue between Garfield and Manzanita has been shut down, and about 40 apartment units have been evacuated.
The Sacramento Sheriff's Department is working with the Sacramento...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:12 PM
SAN BRUNO -- A contractor accidentally ruptured a three-inch gas distribution line at the San Bruno site of a deadly pipeline explosion, prompting evacuations and putting residents on edge.
The leak was reported about 10:45 a.m. at Earl Avenue and...
| Sep 10, 2010
The explosion in San Bruno brings back memories for people living in a Rancho Cordova neighborhood where, almost two year ago, a blast killed one man and injured others.
"I feel for them. I understand how that is," says Charles Wheeler, feeling for the...
| Sep 12, 2010
When it was time for the family to get together, they would all meet at Elizabeth Torres' house. That's just the kind of mother, and grandmother, she was. The picture you see is her at Thanksgiving.
"She sat down on the steps to take a breather because...
| Sep 13, 2010
"There's my wrist band," San Bruno residents had to wear wrist bands, apply color coded stickers to their cars and follow a schedule before they could finally go home. For Christine Giannini it was gratifying and unsettling, "I'll never forget the roaring...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 8:17 AM
California regulators are ordering Pacific Gas and Electric to survey all its natural gas lines in the state in the wake of the devastating suburban San Francisco blast that killed at least four people.
The order issued by the state's Public Utilities...
| May 10, 2011
| 11:17 AM
PG&E will pay two Northern California water agencies $1.6 million to help cover additional costs because of a canal collapse last month.
Placer County Water Agency and Nevada Irrigation District asked the utility company for financial help after the...