Walnut Creek police have arrested a 62-year-old man suspected of starting several fires near his Rossmoor home, fire investigators said Tuesday.
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.
Firefighters were battling a two-alarm grass fire in Hercules Thursday that charred 20 acres and was mostly contained, a fire battalion chief said.
According to Cal Fire officials, firefighters took on a 200-acre grass fire east of Livermore on Tuesday…
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.
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.
Firefighters are battling a seven-alarm grass fire in the Cordelia area just outside of Fairfield.
A grass fire burned overnight near Interstate Highway 580 consumed around 400 acres before it was contained, fire officials said Friday morning.
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.
Firefighters in Contra Costa County fought several small grass fires and a house fire overnight, a fire dispatcher said.