The fire that destroyed a six-story apartment project in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood last March started accidentally, according to a preliminary report released this morning by the San Francisco Fire Department.
Investigators have released a description of a possible suspect in a suspicious fire that burned administrative offices for Children’s Hospital Oakland earlier this month.
A man who was among the homeless squatters occupying a building in downtown San Jose that was once the former home of the KNTV news station says a relative may have died in the fire.
A one-alarm residential fire displaced five people and killed two dogs in Fremont Monday morning, a fire battalion chief said.
A five-alarm blaze at a building that once housed the KNTV news station in downtown San Jose Sunday afternoon was brought under control, a fire dispatcher said.
The fire that claimed most of the lives in the fatal chain reaction crash between a FedEx truck and a charter bus Thursday night may have started before the big rig collided with them, according to witnesses.
The San Francisco Fire Department will not release the report on Tuesday, as expected, about last month’s massive Mission Bay apartment fire, a fire official said.
A gas-fueled fire in San Jose Monday moved quickly through three homes has highlighted the design risks of certain types of homes, including the Eichler style structures popular in much of the Bay Area.
A damaged gas meter has been capped after letting off natural gas at the site of a three-alarm fire impacting three homes in San Jose Monday evening, a fire dispatcher said.
A fire that burned a two-story house used as administrative offices for Children’s Hospital in Oakland is being investigated as arson, a fire battalion chief said.