Firefighters found a dead body in the backseat of a car on fire Thursday afternoon in Richmond, a police sergeant said.
A crash led to a car fire on the eastbound side of the San Mateo Bridge Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Santa Clara county fire officials are investigating a fire that involved three vehicles early Monday morning in Campbell.
Police and fire crews were dealing with a rash of car fires in the South Bay since Monday night. Three of the vehicles were torched in the span of just one hour, in San Jose.
Two vehicles collided head on in a fiery crash near Sacramento, California, leaving four people dead and two more seriously injured.
Fire investigators said they believe the fires were set between 3:00 and 4:30 Wednesday morning and all occurred in a 10-15 block area.
A 10-car injury crash blocked lanes of I-680 in Walnut Creek Wednesday afternoon.
Police officers in Newark are being commended for bravery for saving an unconscious woman trapped in a burning car Thursday evening.
GM is telling customers to park the SUVs outdoors because they could catch fire when left unattended.
An Interstate Highway 80 off-ramp in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood reopened this morning after a California Highway Patrol chase from Oakland ended in a crash that killed two people.