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An Oakland firefighter was critically injured when a truck he was driving overturned during a training drill on an Oakland International Airport tarmac. (CBS)

Firefighter Critically Injured During Training Drill On Oakland Airport Tarmac

An Oakland firefighter was critically injured when a truck he was driving overturned during a training drill on an Oakland International Airport tarmac Tuesday, city officials said.

06/24/2014

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Crews Kept Busy By Pair Of Overnight San Jose Fires, 11 Displaced

Firefighters responded to two separate two-alarm fires that started within minutes of each other in San Jose Wednesday morning.

06/04/2014

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Mayor Says Cash-Strapped San Jose Can Improve Fire Response By Downsizing Crews

Right now, San Jose Fire shows up with four people on each engine, and it doesn’t matter whether it’s a huge blaze or a minor medical call. But with a tight budget, Reed said it’s time to rethink four-man teams.

05/14/2014

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EX-SFPD Firefighter Peads Not Guilty To DUI Charges In On-Duty SoMa Crash

A former San Francisco firefighter pleaded not guilty this morning to DUI charges that came down from a grand jury indictment for a 2013 crash between his fire truck and a motorcycle.

05/08/2014

Flames erupt from the roof of a home on the first block of Walter St. between Duboce Ave. and 14th St. in San Francisco, April 22, 2014. (CBS)

Fire In San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle Causes $3 Million In Damage

A three-alarm fire that damaged three houses in San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle neighborhood Tuesday afternoon caused more than $3 million in damage and displaced at least 10 people, according to the fire department.

04/23/2014

Flames erupt from the roof of a home on the first block of Walter St. between Duboce Ave. and 14th St. in San Francisco, April 22, 2014. (CBS)

Firefighter Hurt In 3-Alarm Fire In San Francisco Duboce Triangle; 3 Buildings Damaged

Firefighters are battling a three-alarm house fire in San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle neighborhood that was reported Tuesday afternoon.

04/22/2014

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Firefighter Injured In Milpitas House Fire

A Milpitas home was destroyed in a fire that injured one firefighter on Monday morning, according to the Milpitas Fire Department.

02/11/2014

Firefighters on the scene of a mobile home fire in San Jose that left a firefighter, dog, and resident all injured. (CBS)

Woman Critically Hurt, Dog Rescued In San Jose Mobile Home Fire

A victim of a mobile home fire in North San Jose Thursday morning was transported unconscious to a hospital and a firefighter also suffered minor injuries battling the blaze, a fire captain said.

01/30/2014

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Firefighter Hurt By Explosion Inside Burning San Jose Home

A firefighter suffered minor burns in an explosion at a house fire in San Jose on Wednesday night, according to a fire captain.

11/07/2013

Image of the Asiana Airlines flight 214 plane crash at San Francisco International Airport. (San Francisco Fire Dept.)

No Criminal Charges For Firefighter In SFO Plane Crash Death

Prosecutors announce Friday that they will not seek criminal charges against a firefighter who ran over and killed a survivor of the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed at San Francisco International Airport.

10/18/2013

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