July 15, 2019 - 3:25 pm
MURRIETA (CNS) - A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured today in a natural gas line explosion and fire that reduced a Murrieta home to charred rubble. Murrieta Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief David Lantzer said crews initially responded to the home in the 23500 block of Wooden...
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June 03, 2019 - 8:34 am
One person suffered minor burns today in an explosion and fire at an oil and chemical storage terminal in Carson. Firefighters sent to the 2000 block of Sepulveda Boulevard at 5:40 a.m. extinguished the flames in about a half hour, the Los Angeles County Fire Department reported. The explosion and...
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Associated Press
April 22, 2019 - 9:21 am
It's a potential set back for SpaceX, the Hawthorne-based company, that appears to have lost a key part in its race to put humans in space in an explosion. Video on social media appears to show SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule being blown to pieces during a test of its engines in Florida. It was a...
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Jon Baird
February 20, 2019 - 7:15 am
(KNX 1070) - There's been a deadly accident at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana. It happened as two contractors worked on a four-foot tall tire for a jet bridge, inside a repair shop. The tire exploded, leaving one of the workers with fatal injuries. The second person in the shop refused medical...
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November 27, 2018 - 7:35 am
(KNX 1070/AP) - Six months following a deadly explosion in Aliso Viejo that took the life of a spa owner, sheriff's and FBI investigators said on Tuesday they were continuing to look for a suspect and asked for the public's help. An FBI agent says going through evidence is like "looking for...
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Karen Adams
October 11, 2018 - 4:30 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man was critically injured today in an explosion at a single-story home in the Boyle Heights area. Two dogs being rescued in Boyle Heights house explosion. @KNX1070 https://t.co/CBrzHsoJIl — Karen Adams (@KarenKNX1070) October 11, 2018 The blast occurred around 12:35 p.m. in...
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September 14, 2018 - 2:35 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Firefighters are responding to a fire and possible explosion at a home in Fullerton on Carhart Avenue. Officials at the scene told CBS2 the fire may have been caused by a propane tank explosion, although that was not confirmed. The cause and circumstances of the fire were not...
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Long Beach Fire Department
June 25, 2018 - 8:05 am
LONG BEACH (CNS/ KNX 1070) - A 77-year-old man who allegedly shot and killed a Long Beach Fire Department captain and wounded a second firefighter and a third person at a local senior living residence has been charged with capital murder and other counts. No date has been set yet for Thomas Kim to...
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May 17, 2018 - 5:55 pm
ALISO VIEJO (KNX1070/AP) - UPDATE: Investigators say they found multiple IEDs and bomb making materials at the ex-boyfriend's home of a woman who was killed by an explosive device Tuesday. The FBI says Stephen Beal was arrested on suspicion of being in possession of an unregistered destructive...
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CBS News
March 12, 2018 - 11:37 am
AUSTIN, Texas (CBS News/AP) - Police in Austin say "similarities" between three package explosions in Texas' capital city this month, two fatal, lead them to believe the incidents are related. The latest fatal incident, reported Monday morning, killed a 17-year-old boy and wounded a woman, Austin...
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