Category Archives: West Coast 911 News

Hwy 152 brush fire 50 percent contained

hwy_52_fireTraffic is moving again on state Highway 152 east of Gilroy as firefighters battle an 80-acre brush fire in the area, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The fire appears to have started after a vehicle collision on westbound state highway 152 that was reported around 3 p.m. near Casa de Fruta, a roadside attraction, according to the California Highway Patrol. –Read More

Vallejo, area firefighters battle three-alarm wildland fire

20140827__VAL-L-FIRE-0828~1_GALLERYAbout five dozen firefighters from Vallejo and beyond spent hours Wednesday afternoon battling a vegetation fire that threatened about 25 homes in North Vallejo.

Vallejo fire Battalion Chief Cliff Campbell said the blaze — a three-alarm wildfire — consumed about 7 to 10 acres of vegetation area, and required an additional two-alarm structure protection to prevent homes in the 200 block of Sonora Pass from catching on fire. –Read More