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.
In the wake of the season’s most embarrassing loss in its biggest game, a 34-27 defeat to UCLA, it seems impossible that Helton will keep his job beyond next week’s season finale against Notre Dame.