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Teen Recovering From Elk Grove Propane Blast That Leveled Trailer

Cosumnes firefighters sifted through the rubble and traced the source of the explosion to a leak in the camper’s propane system.

11/15/2013

Credit: Elk Grove PD

UPDATED: Propane Leak Likely Cause For Elk Grove Trailer Explosion

A propane leak is the likely cause of an explosion that leveled a travel trailer in Elk Grove and critically injured a teenager Thursday morning, according to the Cosumnes Fire Department.

11/14/2013

UC Davis student (Credit: CBS13)

UC Davis Students React To Attempted Arson At Frat House

Police say someone tried to blow up a fraternity house near the campus overnight by turning on gas burners on the kitchen stove and then trying to light a fire in the bathroom.

11/04/2013

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Arsonists Try To Blow Up Frat House At UC Davis

A UC Davis fraternity is living in fear after someone allegedly attempted to blow up the home with natural gas, all while the students slept inside.

11/03/2013

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Man Convicted Of Killing Farmworker Using Explosive Device Connected To Irrigation Pump

A man has been convicted of murdering a farmworker by setting a bomb in an electrical panel that was triggered by the victim at irrigation pump.

08/26/2013

Credit: Cosumnes Fire Dept.

Tank Explodes And Catches Fire At Petroleum Facility In Elk Grove

A petroleum tank caught fire and exploded at a petroleum tank farm in Elk Grove on Thursday morning.

08/15/2013

Credit: Frank Gray

Firebombing Of Stockton Liquor Store Caught On Video

A Stockton business went up in flames after being firebombed with customers inside. The attack was caught on video.

07/22/2013

Orangevale Explosion

Orangevale Man Injured In Explosion Won’t Face Charges

Sacramento County Sheriff’s Deputies say a man in his 30s was in his garage on Trajan Way mixing chemicals when the blast happened, sending him to the hospital with burns and injuries to his hands.

06/24/2013

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Small Explosion In Orangevale Home Forces Evacuations, 1 Injured

Several Orangevale homes were evacuated after a man seriously injured his hand during an explosion in his garage.

06/23/2013

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PG&E Didn’t Use Millions Of Dollars It Collected To Improve Pipeline Safety

An audit says PG&E did not use $50 million intended to improve its gas pipeline network in the decade leading up to a deadly explosion in a San Francisco Bay area suburb.

06/04/2013

credit: CW31

UPDATED: Equipment Failure Blamed For Amador County Power Plant Explosion

An explosion occurred Wednesday morning at a power plant near in Amador County. The incident happened at the Buena Vista Biomass Power, which is south of Ione on Coal Mine Road.

05/29/2013

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Calif. Agency Says PG&E Should Pay $2.25B For Blast

The California agency investigating the deadly 2010 gas pipeline explosion in a San Francisco Bay Area neighborhood recommended Monday that Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pay a $2.25 billion fine for its negligence leading up to the blast.

05/06/2013

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