At 6:15 a.m. on Nov. 8, a PG&E high-voltage line near the Poe Dam generating station in Butte County malfunctioned. A report of fire came at 6:29.
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Robinson R44s were involved in 42 fatal crashes in the U.S. from 2006 to 2016, more than any other civilian helicopter, according to a Times analysis.
A march by protesters took on the character of a mob as angry demonstrators tried to storm the facility housing caravan participants, who began arriving last week in Tijuana.
Proponents say legalization would weaken drug cartels and free up resources for more serious crimes. But the proposal has critics.
The man nicknamed “The Ferriday Fireball” and “The Killer” had no shortage of the inner spark that’s always made him a force of nature onstage.