Cluttered Home Delayed Rescue Efforts In Fatal Berkeley FireA 78-year-old Berkeley man was killed at his home early Sunday morning in a fire in which firefighters were delayed in trying to rescue him because he had stored so many items that they couldn't enter his front door.
Fire Traps Squatters Inside Central Valley Home With Boarded Up Windows, 5 DeadA fire that broke out at an abandoned home in central California trapped and killed 5 squatters who tried to flee out the only open window.
Building Damaged By Mission District Fire Could Sell For $20 MillionA 108-year-old building in San Francisco’s Mission District badly damaged by a fire that took the life of one man could sell for $20 million.
1 Dead In Union City Apartment FireAt least one person has been killed in a fire at a Union City apartment complex Thursday afternoon, according to fire officials.
Oakland Kitchen Fire Kills 2, Severely Injures 1 OtherTwo 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.
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.
Smoke Detector Didn’t Work In Fire That Killed 3-Year-Old Boy, Mom In San Francisco’s SunnydaleSmoke 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.
Elderly Couple Killed In Mobile Home Fire In Sunnyvale; Dependent Adult Son SurvivesTwo 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.
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.
Person Dies In Suspicious Fire Outside Oakland Apartment BuildingOne person died in a suspected arson fire outside of an apartment building in East Oakland early Saturday morning.
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.
2 Found Dead In Palo Alto House FireTwo people died Friday night in a house fire in Palo Alto, police and fire officials said.