Evacuation Orders Lifted As Crews Gain Control of Brentwood-Area BlazesThe evacuation order has been lifted for residents of about 50 homes in Contra Costa County south of Brentwood where grass fires were burning Saturday morning.
CoCo County Sheriff's Chopper Rescues Hurt Hiker From Mount DiabloFirefighters opted to fly the victim to safety because the trail was steep and the terrain was unstable.
2 Hurt In 3-Alarm Apartment Fire In ConcordThe fire was reported in the vicinity of Clayton and Deckinger roads around 9:30 p.m. and was under control within an hour.
2 Injured In 1-Alarm Fire At Lafayette Boarding HouseNine residents were displaced as a result of the fire on Betty Lane in Lafayette Friday afternoon.
Dozens Displaced, 6 Apartments Damaged In Antioch 2-Alarm BlazeTwo people were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation and one was taken to the hospital.
Grass Fire Briefly Threatens Home Near Highway 24 In LafayetteAn 8-acre brush fire briefly threatened a home in Lafayette early Wednesday morning, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire marshal.
Worker Critically Injured In Accident While Doing Repair Work To Mine Near AntiochA worker was critically injured in one of the mines at the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve near Antioch Tuesday , according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
Firefighter Injured, Dog Killed In Pinole House FireA residential structure fire in Pinole injured a firefighter, killed a dog and displaced two residents Sunday night, according to Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire officials.
Concord Home Destroyed In 2-Alarm FireFirefighters have extinguished a two-alarm fire in Concord Sunday morning that destroyed a home and displaced several neighboring residents
Heat In Contra Costa Co. Leads To Downed Power Line, Grass Fires, OutageHigh temperatures led to an equipment failure and downed power line that sparked two small grass fires and an outage affecting some 2,400 PG&E customers near the Walnut Creek-Lafayette border on Sunday night
Vegetation Fire Burns About 40 Acres In Bay PointA 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.
3 Women Die In Pittsburg House FireContra Costa County authorities said three women were killed when an early-morning fire burned a house where the smoke detectors weren't working.