A vegetation fire burned about 40 acres in Bay Point early Saturday morning and took firefighters nearly five hours to control.
A vegetation fire burned about 40 acres in Bay Point early Saturday morning and took firefighters nearly five hours to control, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
An elderly man found dead by firefighters inside a Bay Point home on Tuesday died from natural causes hours before a one-alarm fire broke out at the home, fire and coroner’s officials said today.
A man in his 80s was killed in a house fire in Bay Point Tuesday morning, a fire inspector said.
Fire crews are battling a one-alarm vegetation fire on Willow Pass Road between Pittsburg and Bay Point.
A three-alarm brush fire in Bay Point grew to about 120 acres but was 90 percent contained Thursday evening, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said.
Contra Costa County authorities said a police raid led to one of the county’s biggest weapons seizures in years. Officials said Thursday that officers seized 56 guns, 30,000 rounds of ammunition and an unspecified amount of methamphetamine for sale at a Bay Point home.
An Antioch man died after he was crushed by an industrial mixer at a manufacturing plant in Bay Point on Monday, authorities said Tuesday.
A woman driving the wrong way on westbound state Highway 4 in Bay Point Tuesday morning caused a five-car pileup that sent four people to the hospital, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Contra Costa County prosecutors are hoping court papers filed Wednesday will prevent a man the state deems a “sexually violent predator” from moving into a Bay Point neighborhood next week.