A father and his 6-year-old son are in critical condition after a three-alarm apartment fire in San Jose early Tuesday morning killed the son’s mother and sent five others to the hospital.
A woman who was burned in a fire at her Santa Rosa apartment last week died Monday, according to the San Francisco medical examiner’s office.
The state Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued several severe citations and fines of up to $21,000 to the San Francisco Fire Department last week for violations related to a fire response in June that killed two veteran members of the force.
Jurors are weighing the fate of Shetarra James, a 25-year-old Fairfield woman charged with second-degree murder and felony child endangerment in the deaths of four young, unsupervised children in an April 2010 apartment fire.
Two women who were injured in a house fire in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood on Sunday night both died Tuesday, according to the medical examiner’s office.
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.