Old Bay Bridge Pier Imploded With Hundreds Of Underwater Explosive ChargesCaltrans demolished the largest remaining pier of the old Bay Bridge's eastern span Saturday morning using nearly 600 explosive charges over a period of roughly six seconds.
Person Injured In SF PG&E Transformer Explosion Released From Hospital; Cause Under InvestigationPG&E officials Monday said the cause of a transformer explosion that injured two people in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood this weekend is under investigation.
PG&E Transformer Explodes Injuring 2 In Bernal HeightsPG&E is trying to figure what caused a transformer to explode in San Francisco injuring 2 people.
Video Shows Explosion That Injured Worker At San Jose Valley Medical Center Construction SiteDramatic video just released shows an explosion in a steam pipe vault that injured a worker at the Valley Medical Center in San Jose and is highlighting a dispute between the county and the general contractor.
Caltrans Seeking Permits To Demolish Bay Bridge Pier With Explosives, Despite Possible Marine Life DangerCaltrans is seeking permits to demolish the largest pier of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge with explosives, a procedure that could be dangerous to native marine mammals, but Caltrans officials say it would have the least impact on bay wildlife.
Body Found After Oakland Home Explosion During Eviction Notice Injures 2 DeputiesThe body of a person believed to be the target of a home eviction was discovered Tuesday morning after an explosion injured two Alameda County sheriff's deputies serving the eviction notice at a West Oakland triplex.
San Jose Expanding Crackdown On Illegal Fireworks As Holiday ApproachesWith about two weeks left until the Fourth of July holiday, San Jose city leaders have a plan that would expand a crackdown on illegal fireworks, which has become a growing concern for residents.
East Bay Assemblywoman Proposes Cap On Buying Butane As Illegal Hash-Lab Explosions Become More CommonHealth officials in California are concerned about a large increase in the number of hash-oil explosions stemming from illegal labs.
Inmate Hurt In Fiery Pipeline Explosion At Fresno Sheriff’s Gun Range DiesJeremiah Espino, 52, of Sanger, suffered severe injuries in the April 17 blast and died at a hospital on Monday afternoon.
Man Killed In Mountain View House Fire Involving Explosive MaterialsNeighbors tried to save a person who was killed in a home fire in Mountain View Thursday morning.
Multiple Injuries Reported In Major Gas Line Explosion In Fresno CountyThe Fresno County Sheriff says 11 people were injured in a large gas-pipeline explosion that shut down Highway 99 in the area.
iPhone Explodes In Man's Pocket Leaving Him With 3rd Degree BurnsA Long Island man claims he cannot work after he suffered burns from his iPhone when it burst into flames.