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Police investigate a deadly fire on a Napa overpass. (CBS)

Man Found Burning On Napa Overpass Dies

Napa police are investigating the death of a man who was found on fire on a pedestrian overpass Tuesday morning.

03/26/2013

(CBS)

Person Seen Climbing Out Of Burning SF Dumpster Taken To Hospital

One person was injured in a Dumpster fire in San Francisco’s Mission District Tuesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.

03/05/2013

A firefighting helicopter prepares to drop water on the Ponderosa Fire in Northern California on August 21, 2012. (CBS)

Northern California Wildfire Grows To 30 Square Miles; 50 Structures Burned

Fire officials say dozens of buildings, many of them likely homes, have been destroyed in a fire burning outside the Northern California community of Manton.

08/21/2012

Police handcuffs, generic crime

San Jose Woman Dies From Burns, Husband Accused Of Murder

San Jose police have arrested a man suspected of fatally burning his wife Monday night.

04/19/2012

(Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Pollution Down As Bay Area Winter Spare The Air Days End

The Winter Spare the Air season has ended, and there’s good news to report, as pollution levels from wood burning are down in the Bay Area.

03/01/2012

(Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Steady Weather Pattern To Prompt More Bay Area Spare-The-Air Alerts

Two more winter Spare the Air alerts were issued over this past holiday weekend, and once again hundreds of complaints were made about people burning wood fires in their homes.

01/03/2012

fireplace, fire, hearth

Bay Area Winter Spare The Air Season Begins

Winter is approaching, which means it’s time for us all to think about air quality, as Winter Spare the Air season officially begins Tuesday.

11/01/2011

From left Israel Hoagland (with child), J.T. Archuleta and Fred Holland (CBS)

Courageous Neighbors Pull Man From Burning Martinez Home

A Martinez man may owe his life to some alert neighbors who helped save him from his burning home.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/27/2011

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Hercules Woman Rescued From House Fire

A Hercules woman was airlifted to a hospital after firefighters rescued her from a blaze in her home early Saturday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

06/25/2011

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San Jose Pair Escape Burning Home

A man and a woman who were inside a burning house in San Jose Saturday morning jumped out a bedroom window and are safe, a fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–01/29/2011

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