storm drain

A raccoon rescued from a storm drain in Vallejo, May 22, 2014. (William Tweedy)

Vallejo Firefighters Rescue Raccoon Stuck Inside Storm Drain

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.

05/22/2014

Fire crews lift a storm drain cover to reach a woman trapped inside. (San Rafael Fire Dept.)

Woman Saved From Being Swept Away In San Rafael 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.

02/03/2014

Storm drain (Wikipedia)

Firefighters Pull Woman From Concord Storm Drain After She Refuses To Come Out

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.

06/18/2013

Emergency crews rescue a man stuck inside a drain pipe in Pinole. (photo courtesy:  Pinole Fire Department)

Crews Rescue Man Stuck Inside Storm Drain In Pinole

Emergency crews safely rescued a man who was stuck inside a storm drain in Pinole Friday night.

11/24/2012

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