| Sep 28, 2010
| 1:57 PM
SAN BRUNO -- Officials say an eighth victim has died from the gas line explosion that consumed a Northern California neighborhood earlier this month.
The San Mateo County coroner's office said Tuesday it was notified of 58-year-old James Emil Franco's...
| Oct 9, 2010
A woman is now safe and on the ground hours after her paraglider became tangled in power lines.
Witnesses report that just before 4 p.m. a glider struck the power lines and got stuck in power lines near Highway 49 and Woodridge Road.
Kara Gridley was...
| Oct 9, 2010
Tense moments after Kara Gridley, riding in a powered paraglider, crashed into some power lines.
"Oh, she hit. I grabbed the phone and dialed 911," witness Becky Burrow said.
"When PG&E arrived, they checked and it was still carrying 7,200 volts of...
| 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 29, 2010
2 men are sitting in the San Joaquin jail sobering up Monday, and they will need to find a new way home after their car caught fire.
Around 3:30 a.m., the driver drove into a home's garage at Bird Avenue and Tallahatchey Drive in Stockton, hitting the...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 6:10 PM
HINKLEY (AP) -- A California state study has not revealed elevated cancer levels in the town of Hinkley, a small desert community that inspired the award-winning Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich" through its struggles with contaminated groundwater.
| Dec 17, 2010
The most immediate consequence of this storm fell on drivers; from highways to neighborhood streets. The storm brought big rain drops; and combined with some winter fog gave people fits behind the wheel.
Heavy rains started to pound the valley just...
| Dec 19, 2010
Several thousand Lincoln residents have lost power in the middle of the Sunday storm.
The PG&E website reports there are seven outages in the area affecting more than 5,000 customers.
The cause of the outage is unkown, as well as any estimate on time of...
| Jul 14, 2010
Around a dozen Home Depot employees in Natomas had to be evacuated this morning for a natural gas leak. We're told employees inside the store on Truxel Road called emergency crews after smelling the gas just after 4 o'clock this morning.
Police and store...
| Jul 24, 2010
Dark orange flames ravaged dry brush along Midway Road in Allendale on Saturday, sending black smoke into the air.
Some residents were evacuated as the 25-acre fire, damaged at least one home and destroyed two outhouses, along with several old vehicles....