A battle to extinguish a wildfire consuming thousands of acres in Northern Napa County is being aided by mild weather.
Two firefighters were taken to a hospital with heat injuries Monday in a 125-acre vegetation fire southeast of San Jose that stood at about 50 percent contained by late afternoon, a fire official said.
Belmont firefighters rescued a fawn on Thursday in San Carlos that was trapped in a home’s backyard, Belmont city officials said.
One person has been killed and another was hospitalized after a house fire in Union City Tuesday afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.
A new grand jury report blames Oakland fire inspectors for failing to collect nearly a million dollars in fire hazard fines from homeowners during what could be one of the worst fire seasons in years.
A 63-year-old military veteran was killed in a plane crash near Livermore on Saturday afternoon, according to the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.
Firefighters are battling the blaze defensively because the house’s structure partially collapsed.
A small fire damaged a home’s garage and briefly shut down a roadway in San Anselmo Sunday morning, according to a fire battalion chief.
Fire crews in Sunnyvale have extinguished a 3-alarm fire that tore through two homes Wednesday morning, one of them a home daycare center.
A two-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Outer Mission District pushed six adults, one child and pets out of their San Francisco Outer Mission District home early Monday morning.