kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Firefighters

brush fire, grass fire, vegetation fire, contra costa county

Grass Fire Breaks Out In Brentwood Sending Large Column Of Smoke Above Area

Fire crews are fighting a small grass fire in a rural area of Brentwood Monday afternoon, according to an East Contra Costa Fire Protection District dispatcher.

07/21/2014

Firefighter Graphic

Firefighters Quickly Contain 2-Alarm Apartment Fire In Oakland, One Displaced

One person was displaced by a fire that broke out Tuesday morning at an apartment in Oakland’s Maxwell Park neighborhood, a fire dispatcher said.

07/15/2014

brush fire, grass fire, vegetation fire, contra costa county

Highway 12 In Fairfield Reopens After 4-Alarm Grass Fire Shuts Down Lanes

Both directions of state Highway 12 in Fairfield have reopened following a four-alarm grass fire Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/13/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighters Battle Warehouse Fire In Bayview District

Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a warehouse in San Francisco’s Bayview District Wednesday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said.

07/09/2014

(CBS graphic)

Arson, Homicide Investigators At Scene Of Nursery Fire Near Vacaville

A body has been found in a structure that burned early Wednesday morning in Solano County, according to fire officials.

07/09/2014

(CBS)

Wildfire Burning In Southern Monterey County

A wildland fire is burning about 200 acres in southern Monterey County, prompting the evacuation of some 200 homes in the area Monday afternoon, a Cal Fire spokesman said.

07/07/2014

Chopper 5 over the "Butts Fire" in Napa County on July 1, 2014. (CBS)

Butts Fire In Napa County 85-Percent Contained After Weekend Battle

Firefighters battling the Butts Canyon Fire in Napa County over the weekend have brought the blaze to 85 percent containment Sunday night, Cal Fire officials said.

07/06/2014

Birds Landing Fire

Fire Destroys Several Homes In Solano County

Several homes in the Collinsville area of Solano County were destroyed in a fast-moving fire Friday afternoon.

07/04/2014

(CBS)

2-Alarm House Fire Burns In Daly City

Firefighters battled a two-alarm house fire in Daly City Friday afternoon.

07/04/2014

Smoke rises from the Butts Fire in Napa County. (KPIX)

Cooler Weather, Calm Winds Good News For Firefighters Battling Huge Napa Blaze

A battle to extinguish a wildfire consuming thousands of acres in Northern Napa County is being aided by mild weather.

07/01/2014

more