Firefighters in San Jose are investigating two suspicious fires Sunday morning and believe they may have been set by a serial arsonist that has set fire to numerous buildings in the downtown area.
Firefighters have gained the upper hand on a dramatic five-alarm fire that is burning at a warehouse in San Jose Thursday morning, a fire captain said.
Firefighters quickly put out a blaze at a manufactured home in San Rafael Thursday night, a fire chief said
Firefighters made quick work of a two-alarm blaze that burned on the roof of a commercial building in Sunnyvale Tuesday morning, a Department of Public Safety captain said.
Firefighters battled a one-alarm blaze at a three-story structure near the Panhandle in San Francisco Friday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.
Firefighters were battling a two-alarm blaze at a home in East Oakland Friday morning, a fire dispatcher said.
A four-alarm fire burning at a Concord warehouse Wednesday morning sent smoke and strong odors of burning plastic across the East Bay.
One person has died from injuries suffered in a house fire in Benicia, according to authorities.
A man was arrested on suspicion of arson after being rescued by firefighters from the balcony of a burning apartment building in Alameda Wednesday morning, according to a fire chief.
Firefighters are a tight-knit family, and when they lose one of their own, they come together for support and comfort. That is what happened in Livermore and Pleasanton this month, when a 48-year old firefighter died from what has become an all too common work-related illness.