Crews quickly controlled a small fire that broke out at an industrial plant in Vallejo Monday afternoon after a 30,000-gallon tank containing liquid asphalt burst, a fire captain said.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting on Sunday in Vallejo.
One lane of westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo is expected to remain closed for most of Wednesday morning as firefighters clean up after a brush fire burned near the highway.
Napa Valley’s wine industry suffered $80.3 million in damage from the 6.0-magnitude earthquake last month, according to a report being presented today to the Napa County Board of Supervisors.
When the South Napa Quake shook this town two weeks ago, inspectors red-tagged a building downtown and shut down an entire block. That sudden loss of foot traffic has merchants wondering if the end is near.
A 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing another man to death in Vallejo on Friday afternoon.
The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.0-magnitude aftershock in American Canyon about seven miles south of Napa Thursday morning.
Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency looked at the damage from Sunday’s quake in Napa. Aid could start flowing, but it may take a while.
A large grass fire was burning near homes and highways in Vallejo Wednesday afternoon.
Napa officials said this morning the initial estimate of damage from Sunday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake to privately owned homes and commercial properties in the city is $300 million.