The Solano County District Attorney’s Office has dismissed four involuntary manslaughter charges against one of two mothers whose children perished in a Fairfield apartment fire last year.
An investigation into the cause of a fire that claimed the lives of two San Francisco firefighters in June indicated that the blaze was accidental and most likely electrical in nature, fire officials said.
An elderly woman died and a man was injured in a fire in El Cerrito Wednesday evening, a fire official said.
Thousands gathered Friday afternoon in San Francisco where a funeral honored two firefighters who died fighting a blaze in the city’s Diamond Heights neighborhood last week.
One firefighter died, another was critically injured and a third suffered less serious burns while battling a fire in San Francisco’s Diamond Heights neighborhood Thursday.
A woman died in a blaze that began in a two-story apartment building in Sunnyvale on Wednesday.
Contra Costa Fire District officials are blaming an electric blanket for starting a fire that killed an 85-year-old World War II veteran in his Walnut Creek home.
The Marin County coroner’s office has identified a woman found dead after a fire at her mobile home early Sunday morning as 64-year-old Kareen Prince.
Two Fairfield mothers will stand trial for the deaths of their four young children, who were killed in a fire at their apartment in April.
A second report about the origin of a Fairfield fire that killed four children delayed a preliminary hearing for the victims’ mothers Friday in Solano County Superior Court.