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3 Firefighters Shocked By Powerlines While Battling House Blaze

Three firefighters were hurt on the job Saturday night in Colton while battling a residential blaze.


Two are dead and at least six wounded after a car sheared through a fire hydrant and then hit a light pole in Valley Village. The two dead were Good Samaritans trying to save the motorist. (credit: CBS)

2 Dead, 6 Hurt After Vehicle Crashes Into Light Pole In Valley Village

Two women were electrocuted Wednesday night and six other people were injured following a car accident in Valley Village, authorities said.

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Lakewood Man, 63, Shocked By Downed Power Line

A 63-year-old man was shocked while trying to move a burning car set aflame by a downed wire in Lakewood, officials said Sunday.


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Whittier Man, 24, Dies After Being Struck By Downed Power Line

A 24-year-old man struck by a downed power line in Whittier has died, a hospital official confirmed Sunday.