Firefighters

Oakland 2-Alarm Fire

Oakland Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Blaze At Commercial Building On International Blvd

Firefighters in Oakland responded early Thursday morning to a two-alarm structure fire in a large commercial building on International Boulevard.

12/11/2014

Novato Rescue

Novato Firefighters Rescue 83-Year-Old Man Who Fell Down Creek Bank

The Novato Fire District rescued an elderly man who fell off a creek bank on his Novato property and became wedged between boulders Thursday afternoon.

12/05/2014

SJFD

Firefighters Knock Down 2-Alarm Blaze At San Jose Apartment

San Jose fire crews responded to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of Hamilton Ave. at Atherton Ave. around 2:15 p.m.

11/23/2014

A four alarm fire destroyed a church in San Jose. (CBS)

4-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At San Jose Church

Fire crews have contained a four-alarm fire at a church in San Jose Sunday afternoon, fire officials said.

11/16/2014

Chief Charles Hanley of the Rodeo Hercules Fire Protection District. (CBS)

East Bay Fire Chief Says $380,000 In Salary, Benefits Is ‘Outrageous,’ Wants Department Eliminated

Chief Charles Hanley of the Rodeo-Hercules Fire District made about $177,000 a year in salary. But including retirement benefits, his total compensation comes out to roughly $380,000.

11/12/2014

Rat Survives Fire

Pet Rat Survives 2-Alarm Antioch House Fire, Collapsed Roof

A pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.

11/09/2014

A BART train caught fire at the Hayward station. (CBS)

BART Train Catches Fire In Hayward

BART is trying to figure out what caused one of its trains to catch fire in Hayward Sunday morning.

11/02/2014

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Pleasant Hill Woman Suffers Burns In 1-Alarm Apartment Fire

A woman suffered minor burns in a one-alarm apartment fire in Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.

10/19/2014

San Jose firefighters (Craig Rose/San Jose Fire Dept.)

San Jose Firefighters Battle 2 Simultaneous Friday-Night Blazes

The San Jose Fire Department responded simultaneously to a fire at a grocery store and another at a home late Friday night.

10/04/2014

Window washers await rescue after getting stuck on the side of an Oakland building. (CBS SF)

Firefighters Stage Dramatic Rescue After Window Washers Are Stranded Mid-Air At Oakland High-Rise

Office workers, pedestrians and drivers witnessed a nail-biting drama high above the ground at 11th and Broadway in Oakland, Thursday, when a couple of window-washers became stranded on a platform hundreds of feet in the air.

10/02/2014

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