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An apartment building burns at Alvarado-Niles Road and Hartnell Street in Union City, June 18, 2015. (CBS)

1 Dead In Union City Apartment Fire

At least one person has been killed in a fire at a Union City apartment complex Thursday afternoon, according to fire officials.

06/18/2015

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Oakland Kitchen Fire Kills 2, Severely Injures 1 Other

Two people died and one is at a hospital in critical condition after a kitchen fire at a home in East Oakland on Wednesday evening, a fire battalion chief said Thursday.

05/21/2015

Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a Hayward house fire Friday morning that killed an elderly woman. (CBS SF)

Elderly, Wheelchair-Bound Woman Killed In Hayward House Fire

An elderly woman was killed in a Hayward house fire this morning, a fire captain said.

06/06/2014

Fire crews on the scene of a deadly fire in San Francisco's Sunnydale neighborhood, April 16, 2014. (CBS)

Smoke Detector Didn’t Work In Fire That Killed 3-Year-Old Boy, Mom In San Francisco’s Sunnydale

Smoke detectors did not go off during a fire in San Francisco’s Sunnydale neighborhood last month that killed a 3-year-old boy and his mother, according to a report released Friday by the fire department.

05/09/2014

Two people are unaccounted for in a two-alarm fire at a Sunnyvale mobile home (CBS/Mike Colgan)

Elderly Couple Killed In Mobile Home Fire In Sunnyvale; Dependent Adult Son Survives

Two bodies were found at the scene of two-alarm fire at a Sunnyvale mobile home Thursday morning, according to a captain with the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety.

05/08/2014

Fire crews on the scene of a deadly fire in San Francisco's Sunnydale neighborhood, April 16, 2014. (CBS)

Mother, Young Son Killed In San Francisco Sunnydale District Apartment Fire

Two people killed in a one-alarm fire at a home in San Francisco’s Sunnydale neighborhood Wednesday morning have been identified as a mother and her 3-old-son, according to the medical examiner’s office.

04/16/2014

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Person Dies In Suspicious Fire Outside Oakland Apartment Building

One person died in a suspected arson fire outside of an apartment building in East Oakland early Saturday morning.

03/01/2014

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Man Killed In Walnut Creek House Fire

A resident who perished in a 2-alarm house fire in unincorporated Walnut Creek on Friday night has been identified as 62-year-old Charles MacDonald.

01/11/2014

Authorities on the scene of a fatal house fire on Embarcadero Road in Palo Alto on January 10, 2013. (CBS)

2 Found Dead In Palo Alto House Fire

Two people died Friday night in a house fire in Palo Alto, police and fire officials said.

01/10/2014

Firefighters on the scene of a fatal house fire on Hilltop Crescent in Walnut Creek on January 10, 2014. (CBS)

Person Killed In 2-Alarm Walnut Creek House Fire

One person was killed in a 2-alarm fire in a Walnut Creek home Friday night, according to firefighters.

01/10/2014

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