Category Archives: West Coast 911 News

Firefighters rescue 4 puppies from house fire

558382_630x354San Bernardino County firefighters rescued four puppies from a house fire in Victorville Saturday morning.

At 1 a.m., firefighters and four paramedic engine companies responded to the scene of a fire in the 16000 block of Allen Street.

The occupant of the residence who had escaped the flames said five puppies were trapped inside. Firefighters coordinated a search inside the home and were able to safely rescue four of the five puppies. –Read More

Crews douse house fire

Firefighters doused a fire at a home in Lake Elsinore on Friday, March 13, officials said.

The fire was reported at 8:18 p.m. in the 100 block of North Massachusetts Street, according to the Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department.

Fire crews who arrived saw light smoke coming from the front door of a single-family home, Cal Fire said in a written statement. –Read More

Apartment fire displaces 12 people

Twelve people were displaced from a two-story Oakland apartment building Sunday after a two-alarm fire burned through an upstairs unit, officials said.

None of the 12 residents, nine adults and three children, were injured in the blaze, Battalion Chief Lisa Baker said. The fire broke out just after 4 p.m. at International Boulevard and 53rd Avenue, where firefighters found heavy smoke and flames coming from a second-floor unit. –Read More

Two killed, two hurt in Altadena house fire

house fire Saturday night in Altadena left two people dead and two others injured, authorities said.

Firefighters responded to an emergency call in the 2400 block of North Holliston Avenue about 10:20 p.m. Saturday, said Art Marruja, dispatch supervisor for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The fire was extinguished about 20 minutes later. –Read More