Wildfire

Grass Fire

Brush Fire Burns 5 Acres In Pacifica

A brush fire that has burned approximately five acres in Pacifica is 10 percent contained Thursday evening, according to fire officials.

07/23/2015

brush fire, grass fire, vegetation fire, contra costa county

20 Acre Brush Fire Allowed To Burn Near Bay Point; 3rd Recent Fire In Same Location

Firefighters allowed a small brush fire to consume roughly 20 acres of vegetation on Wednesday after responding to the same location near Bay Point for the third time in recent weeks, a fire official said Thursday.

07/23/2015

A firefighter climbs his truck as smoke from the Wragg fire billows in the background near Winters, California on July 23, 2015. The fire has grown to over 6,000 acres and is 15 percent contained. AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

14 Apocalyptic-Looking Wragg Fire Photos Show Ash, Flames & Haze

Photos of the devastation depict eerie scenes as over 500 firefighters continue to battle the blaze just 5 percent contained as of Thursday afternoon.

07/23/2015

Flames from the Wragg Fire burning near Lake Berryessa on July 22, 2015. (CBS)

Wragg Fire Near Lake Berryessa Explodes In Size Overnight

A fast-moving wildfire in Napa and Solano counties has grown by 2,000 acres overnight and now has scorched over 9 square miles of countryside near Lake Berryessa.

07/23/2015

The Wragg Fire near Lake Berryessa. (CBS)

Wragg Fire Near Lake Berryessa Scorches 6,000 Acres, 200 Homes Evacuated

A fast-moving wildfire near Lake Berryessa has scorched at least 6,000 acres as of late Wednesday night, prompting the evacuations of nearly 200 homes.

07/22/2015

Grass Fire

Grass Fire Blocks Lane Of I-80 In Solano County

A grass fire has blocked the right lane of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 at the interchange of northbound Interstate Highway 505 Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/22/2015

A deer can be seen trying to escape a wildfire in the Sunol Grade area. (CBS)

Deer’s Desperate Attempt To Escape Sunol Grade Brush Fire Caught On Chopper Video

A deer’s desperate attempt to escape as it was surrounded by the flames of a brush fire in the Sunol area Monday.

07/20/2015

A plane drops fire retardant along the edge of a grass fire in Sunol next to Interstate Highway 680, July 20, 2015. (CBS)

Grass Fire Threatens Structures In Sunol Along Interstate 680

Crews in Alameda County were battling a three-alarm grass fire near Highway 680 in Sunol, according to CalFire.

07/20/2015

Big Rig Fire

Rain Calms Southern California Wildfire That Burned 20 Vehicles On Freeway

A wildfire that swept across a busy Southern California freeway, sending people running for their lives, was calmed by rain Saturday, allowing some crews to be shifted to another blaze that forced hundreds of campers to evacuate.

07/18/2015

Freeway Inferno

Wildfire Sweeps Across Interstate 15 In Southern California, Cars Burned

About 3,500 acres were burned and 20 cars were destroyed by a fast-moving grass fire on both sides of the Cajon Pass in San Bernardino County on Friday.

07/17/2015

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