Crews in San Francisco were busy clearing storm drains in preparation for an incoming storm Thursday.
People walking along a Vallejo neighborhood street Thursday were stumped by the source of what sounded like cries from a baby – until firefighters arrived and determined it was some kind of critter stuck in a storm drain.
A homeless woman who had been living a drainage pipe was rescued from inside a storm drain Sunday after rushing water nearly swept her and a small dog away.
A woman was rescued by firefighters from a storm drain in Concord on Sunday after she climbed in and refused to come out, a county fire official said.
Emergency crews safely rescued a man who was stuck inside a storm drain in Pinole Friday night.