We reported the tragic news today that a man who set himself on fire last week at UC Berkeley had died.
We were the first news outlet to report his death thanks to our deep community sources.
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We also reported over the weekend about a car crash at a home near Strawberry Creek Park and the subsequent arrest.
That story appears below in case you weren't checking The Berkeley Scanner over the weekend.