Fireworks

Cellphone video of grass fire burning along I-580 in Oakland after suspects tossed fireworks from their car.

Flaming Fireworks Tossed From Car Ignite Grass Fires On I-580 In Oakland

Police were looking for the suspects who threw fireworks from a car and started several small grass fires along Interstate 580 in Oakland Saturday morning.

08/16/2014

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Teen Risks Losing Hand From Fireworks Accident In Santa Cruz

A teen boy faces the loss of his hand after he found a round mortar shell used in fireworks displays on a beach and lit it in a backyard Saturday, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.

07/08/2014

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Drone Captures Illegal Fireworks Exploding Over SF Mission

The mixture of drones and fireworks have sparked headlines in recent weeks, with some claiming the time has come to regulate the flying crafts and ensure that they don’t interfere with the pyrotechnics.

07/07/2014

July 4 Fireworks

Santa Cruz Police Arrest Man For Throwing Fireworks At Crowd-Control Officers

A man was arrested after allegedly throwing fireworks at police officers who were trying to control a crowd during July 4 festivities in Santa Cruz.

07/06/2014

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Fireworks Blow Off Hands, Fingers Of 3 Southbay Men

A man in East San Jose lost both his hands Friday night when a firework he was holding exploded prematurely. In Sunnyvale, two men lost their fingers when a firework blew them off.

07/05/2014

Concord grass fire

Multiple Contra Costa Fires Keep Crews Busy Friday Night

Firefighters were called to multiple fires throughout Contra Costa County on Friday night as many Fourth of July celebrations were in full swing.

07/05/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

Bay Area Transit Agencies On Sunday Schedules For Fourth Of July

Bay Area transit agencies are advising residents and visitors that they are on Sunday schedules for the Independence Day holiday Friday.

07/04/2014

Fireworks illuminate the Golden Gate Bridge...

Fog In The Forecast For Bay Area Fourth Of July 2014

Fog is in the forecast for July 4th, 2014, meaning spectacular fireworks displays will look like fireworks blobs up in the skies over certain parts of the Bay, depending on where they are in the fog belt. The fog usually moves in around 7 or 8:00 p.m., and fireworks shows are scheduled for 9:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. around the Bay.

07/03/2014

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Fireworks Likely To Blame For Small Fire At Antioch Middle School

Fireworks appear to have sparked a small fire at an Antioch middle school on Wednesday night.

07/03/2014

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Some Oakland Residents Seek Federal Help To Crack Down On Illegal Fireworks Displays

Residents in Oakland say it’s like a war zone when illegal fireworks go off every July 4th. Fed up with the lack of police response, some are seeking federal help.

07/03/2014

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