A fire at a detached garage behind a home in San Jose has been extinguished Thursday morning after sending one person to a hospital.
A rural Northern California town that was under threat from a wildfire is in the clear for now.
Cal-OSHA is investigating Monday’s fire at the former Renoir Hotel in San Francisco that injured eight construction workers from smoke inhalation.
Ever since footage emerged from a San Francisco firefighters’ helmet of a truck running over a Asiana Airlines crash victim in July 2013, firefighters on the department have been banned from wearing the cameras. That policy is now under review.
One horse suffered moderate injuries following a traffic accident involving a trailer transporting horses on Highway 85 in South San Jose.
Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire in Newark Sunday night, an Alameda County Fire Department dispatcher said.
A fire in a storage area of an unoccupied San Pablo market was put out by firefighters on Saturday night.
Fire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday, as they tried to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.
A fire engine crew detained a suspected carjacker who hit several vehicles while driving from Market Street to near City Hall in San Francisco this morning, a fire spokeswoman said.
San Jose firefighters responded to a five-alarm fire that started at a house and spread to at least two neighboring residences Wednesday morning.