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Tuesday, Apr 23 2013 08:01 AM

'First Look': First News for April 23

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    By Felix Adamo / The Californian

    Firefighters hose down this road grinder that went up in flames after it hit a 3-inch natural gas line while working on Alta Vista Drive near Linden Avenue.

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Take a look at your First News for Tuesday, April 23.

Flames shot into the air in the Alta Vista neighborhood Monday after the driver of a road grinder hit a 3-inch natural gas line, causing the vehicle to catch on fire and leading to the evacuation of several nearby homes. The incident caused 300 people to lose power.

And the Legislative and Litigation Committee of the Bakersfield City Council voted down two proposals to allow residents to keep chickens in their urban neighborhoods.

All this and more. Watch this morning's news on "First Look with Scott Cox."



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