A lawyer in Central California representing three men who were injured in a gas pipeline blast has filed a claim against a utility and Fresno County seeking $48 million in punitive damages.
Authorities in Central California say a 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly scaling a five-foot barrier at Fresno Chaffee Zoo to reach under an enclosure and touch an orangutan.
The deputies and two of the inmates were released. The public works employee and another inmate were in critical condition, with the inmate’s condition considered life-threatening, Botti said.
A major explosion and fire is being reported in Fresno Friday afternoon.
A puppy that fell into an old well casing in Fresno was rescued By firefighters.
Authorities say they have fully contained a Central California wildfire that sent several hundred campers home.
A deputy police chief in California has resigned amid federal drug charges, including conspiracy to distribute oxycodone and heroin, authorities said Friday.
Police say two people broke the sunroof of a car they stole in Northern California after locking themselves out of the vehicle.
Doctors say a Central California firefighter badly burned when he fell through the roof of an enflamed home faces a long recovery.
A Fresno firefighter has been badly burned after falling through a roof while battling a house fire.
Two women are facing charges in connection with allegedly assaulting two school-aged girls who they say had been bullying a male classmate.
A Central California middle school vice principal has been suspended over an alleged racist comment that was caught on a student’s cellphone.