Man Crushed To Death By Military Tank At Jelly Belly Co. Family ReunionA Suisun City man who was run over and killed by a military tank at a family reunion Saturday afternoon for the family that runs the Fairfield based Jelly Belly Candy Co. has been identified by the Solano County coroner's office as 54-year-old Kevin Wright.
Suisun City Man Riding Historic Military Tank Falls Off And Is Fatally Run OverA 54-year-old Suisun City man died Saturday afternoon in unincorporated Solano County, after he was run over by a military tank.
Vallejo Man Welding Leaky Gas Tank Sparks Fire, Suffers Severe BurnsA man was critically burned from a house fire in Vallejo early Tuesday morning that reportedly started while he was working on his car.
30,000-Gallon Tank Bursts In Vallejo, Spilling Liquid AsphaltCrews quickly controlled a small fire that broke out at an industrial plant in Vallejo Monday afternoon after a 30,000-gallon tank containing liquid asphalt burst, a fire captain said.
Missing Assault Rifles Lead Feds To End Surplus Weapons Giveaways To San Mateo, Napa County Sheriff's Offices The delivery of mine-resistant vehicles to local law enforcement agencies last month generated outcry about the ills of militarizing police agencies in the United States. Those cries could grow louder now that some of the other weapons in that program are unaccounted for.
Russian Tank Columns Enter Ukraine; Leader Urges CalmTwo columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad missiles were fired at a border post and Ukraine’s overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.
Davis Police Department Adds Mine-Resistant Armored Truck To ForceThe newest crime-fighting tool for the college town of about 65,000 is a mine-resistant, ambush-protected armored vehicle. The MRAP was developed by the military for the war. After Pentagon budget cuts, the vehicle has been making its way to local law enforcement.
Crews Knock Down Blaze At Abandoned San Jose Propane FarmFirefighters were mopping up a fire Monday that broke out Sunday night near an abandoned propane farm in San Jose.
SCUD Missile Launchers, Tanks, Howitzers, In Bay Area AuctionIn the market for a tank, armoured bridge carrier, amphibious jeep, or maybe a SCUD missile launcher, complete with attached missile? They can be yours, for a few thousand dollars or up to a few million dollars as the Military Vehicle Technology Foundation auctions off 200 military vehicles from the Littlefield collection, including historic vehicles and armaments from both sides of nearly every armed conflict in the last century.
Redwood City Propane Tank Explosion Shuts Down El Camino RealFirefighters were working to drain propane gas from a 1,000-gallon tank at a U-Haul storage facility in Redwood City following an explosion Friday morning involving smaller tanks at the site.