Contra Costa Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Hailed As Hero For Rescuing Teens From Bus FireA Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy is being hailed as a hero for responding to a weekend bus fire on the side of the freeway in Walnut Creek that was far more dangerous than previously believed.
Firefighters Suffer Burns, Smoke Inhalation In Sacramento House FireA Sacramento Fire Department spokesman said two firefighters suffered burns and one suffered smoke inhalation and heat exhaustion. All three were hospitalized Monday.
Fire Injures 3, Destroys Mobile Homes In King CityDeputies Sunday morning helped evacuate several people from a fire that injured 3 people and damaged several mobile homes and a business in King City.
1 Hurt In Richmond Apartment Fire; Residents DisplacedOne person was injured and more than a dozen were displaced in a fire at an apartment in Richmond on Saturday night.
Fire At Former Renoir Hotel In San Francisco Causes $1.2M In DamageA fire at a former hotel under renovation in San Francisco's Mid-Market neighborhood Monday caused more than $1 million in damage.
Nearly 100 Cats Perish, Owner Rescued In San Jose House FireThe lone occupant of a single-family home in South San Jose was rescued following an early morning one-alarm fire at the residence, but most of the approximately 100 cats at her house perished in the blaze.
8 Hurt In Elevator Shaft Fire At SF General Hospital Construction SiteSeven construction workers and one firefighter suffered minor injuries after a fire broke out at a building under construction at San Francisco General Hospital Tuesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.
Firefighter Hurt In San Jose Apartment FireTwo people, including a firefighter, suffered minor injuries in a two-alarm fire that damaged a four-unit apartment complex in San Jose Wednesday morning, a fire captain said.
Woman Killed In Berkeley House FireA woman was killed and two others were injured in a two-alarm fire at a multi-unit Berkeley residence early Thursday morning, fire officials said.
Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy Injured When Jail Bus Catches FireAn Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy was hospitalized with smoke inhalation after a bus transporting prisoners from an Oakland courthouse caught fire on the freeway.
3 Hospitalized In SF Richmond District House Fire Three people were taken to a hospital for evaluation Monday morning after a one-alarm fire filled a San Francisco apartment building with smoke, a fire department spokeswoman said.
Warehouse Fire Burns Near 580/24 In Oakland; 1 HurtA man was hospitalized with smoke inhalation after a warehouse went up in flames near Interstate 580 and Highway 24 in Oakland Thursday.