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Grass fire


Firefighters Battle Grass Fire Near I-80 In Fairfield

Firefighters got the upper hand on a grass fire burning near Interstate Highway 80 in Fairfield.


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Man Arrested In Series Of Walnut Creek Arson Fires

Walnut Creek police have arrested a 62-year-old man suspected of starting several fires near his Rossmoor home, fire investigators said Tuesday.


Chopper 5 over a brush fire in Vallejo on December 22, 2011. (CBS)

Vallejo Brush Fire Briefly Threatens Homes

Firefighters extinguished a fast-moving three-alarm grass fire in north Vallejo on Thursday, according to a fire official. No structures were damaged and no injuries were reported.


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Grass Fire Burns In Hercules

Firefighters were battling a two-alarm grass fire in Hercules Thursday that charred 20 acres and was mostly contained, a fire battalion chief said.



Firefighters Take On Livermore Grass Fire

According to Cal Fire officials, firefighters took on a 200-acre grass fire east of Livermore on Tuesday…

CBS San Francisco–08/23/2011

Contra Costa County fire, Knightsen

Series Of Contra Costa County Wildfires Contained

Firefighters have contained a cluster of grass fires that broke out in the Oakley and Knightsen area Thursday afternoon, burning at least one home and threatening others.

KPIX 5–08/04/2011

Chopper 5 over a 5-alarm brush fire near Fairfield on August 1, 2011. (CBS)

Grass Fire Near Fairfield Started Along Path, Cause Remains Unknown

Fairfield Fire Marshal Morgana Yahnke said Tuesday afternoon that Monday’s seven-alarm, 103-acre vegetation fire started along a walking path between a creek and a housing subdivision near Dawson Creek Road.

CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011

Chopper 5 over a 5-alarm brush fire near Fairfield on August 1, 2011. (CBS)

7-Alarm Grass Fire Burning Near Fairfield

Firefighters are battling a seven-alarm grass fire in the Cordelia area just outside of Fairfield.

CBS San Francisco–08/01/2011

Livermore grass fire

Grass Fire Burns Hundreds Of Acres Near Livermore

A grass fire burned overnight near Interstate Highway 580 consumed around 400 acres before it was contained, fire officials said Friday morning.

CBS San Francisco–07/22/2011

Chopper 5 over a grass fire in Morgan Hill on July 21, 2011. Firefighters were able to contain the blaze, which burned around 40-50 acres and threatened several homes. (CBS)

Firefighters Contain Grass Fire In Morgan Hill

A large grass fire burning in Morgan Hill on Thursday afternoon is threatening homes on the east side of the city, a fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–07/21/2011