San Francisco Fans Set Fire to Couch After Giants Win World Series

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistOctober 30, 2014

Twitter: @SFKale

San Francisco Giants fans may have gotten a little carried away with their celebrations after the team took home its third World Series title in five years Wednesday.

Kale Williams of the San Francisco Chronicle tweeted out photos of fans in the middle of Mission Street lighting a couch on fire. This was apparently the couch before things really escalated:

And this is the aftermath:

ESPN.com's David Lombardi was also on the scene:

The Associated Press provided more images of the revelry:

Noah Berger/Associated Press

Noah Berger/Associated Press

Noah Berger/Associated Press

Of course, the situation called for more than a few selfies:

A few shenanigans are to be expected after such a momentous occasion. Williams reported that cops in riot gear were on the scene but that things remained relatively civilized.

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