Pleasant Hill House Red Tagged After Major Damage From FireA home in Pleasant Hill was red tagged Tuesday after Contra Costa Fire officials said the house sustained serious damage in a fire.
Fire In Residential Martinez Neighborhood Put Out, Evacuations LiftedEvacuations caused by a 50-acre wildfire in southern Martinez Sunday afternoon were lifted early Sunday evening, according to firefighters with the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
Highway 24 Fire Destroys Lafayette Tennis Club; Evacuation Orders LiftedEvacuations orders issued in Lafayette on both sides of state Highway 24 in response to a fast-moving wildfire were lifted Sunday evening, according to city officials.
Fire Outside Industrial Building Seriously Damages 5 Vehicles In MartinezFive vehicles were seriously damaged Sunday afternoon in a fire outside a light-industrial building in unincorporated Martinez, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said.
Over 50% Of CoCo County Vegetation Fires Start At Or Near Homeless Camps, Official SaysA fire at a roofing supply company in Pittsburg on Sunday began at a nearby homeless camp. A Contra Costa Fire official confirmed at the scene that they spend a lot of time chasing fires started by the homeless.
Firefighter Injured Battling 3-Alarm Fire At Roofing Supply Business In PittsburgA firefighter was injured as crews battled a 3-alarm structure fire at a roofing supply business in Pittsburg that began at a homeless encampment.
Fire At Tesoro Refinery In Concord Contained To 25 AcresA 25-acre vegetation fire has been contained Friday afternoon at the Tesoro Refinery near Concord, Contra Costa County fire officials reported.
Series Of Antioch Fires Including Church Fire Investigated As ArsonAuthorities in the East Bay are investigating a series of recent suspicious fires including one early Monday morning at an Antioch church.
Fire Crew Helps Rescue Baby Ducks From Pleasant Hill DrainA Contra Costa County Fire crew helped rescue a bunch of baby ducklings that got stuck in a Pleasant Hill storm drain Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.
Girl Suffers Smoke Inhalation, 22 Displaced In Concord Apartment FireA fire at a Concord apartment complex damaged eight units and sent one young girl to the hospital with minor smoke inhalation injuries.
Fire Forces Evacuation Of County Hospital In MartinezA fire in the boiler room of the county hospital in Martinez Friday afternoon forced some evacuations before being brought under control, according to authorities.