Two bodies were discovered as firefighters battled a house fire Friday in the North County community of Rainbow, and investigators are now looking into the possibility of foul play. –Read More
Firefighters responded to the call just after 3 p.m. The first arriving units on scene reported heavy smoke and fire from the garage area of the home. –Read More
More than 50 teens and young adults got a firsthand taste of a firefighter’s life Wednesday, as they grappled with a series of seven seven mock emergencies as part of the Orange County Fire Authority’s annual Fire Explorer Academy. — Read More
A two-alarm house fire broke out on the Elmwood Street in Mountain View on Tuesday night, leaving one injured and causing significant damage to the home.
Mountain View emergency dispatchers received multiple reports of a fire at the single-family residence at the 200 block of Elmwood Street around 7:20 p.m. When firefighters arrived on the scene, there was heavy smoke in the area and flames coming from the home, according to a press release from the Mountain View Fire Department. –Read More
Ronald Estensen was outside with landscapers when one of the workers noticed smoke rising from his residence at 1503 Ridgebrook Way, he told the Enterprise-Record. At first, he believed the black smoke was coming from his neighbor’s home, but upon a closer look he saw it was actually from his. –Read More
The fire was reported by multiple people at 9:38 a.m. at the 6300 block of Indiana Avenue, said Capt. Steve Concialdi of the Orange County Fire Authority. All residents of the single-story home were outside when firefighters arrived, he said. The fire was under control at 10:05 a.m. –Read More
At about 1:20 p.m. on July 7, Cloverdale firefighters were dispatched to a reported structure fire on Highway 20 near Rabbitbrush Dr. Firefighters arrived to find a 1,500-square-foot wooden garage ablaze, with flames extending out of a side door. –Read More
It took more than 100 firefighters just over two hours to extinguish a “major emergency” commercial structure fire at the Highland Plating Company in Hollywood Sunday morning. –Read More
Firefighters contained a Banning fire in less than an hour Thursday, and managed to stop it from spreading to any nearby structures, fire officials report.
The fire was reported at 3:10 p.m. at 160 N. 1st Street, at an empty house, according to Riverside County Fire Department Spokeswoman Melody Hendrickson. –Read More
A body was discovered at a structure fire at a grapevine nursery just outside of Vacaville early Wednesday morning, a Solano County sheriff’s spokesman said.
The fire was reported shortly after 3 a.m. at a nursery in the 6700 block of Pleasants Valley Road, sheriff’s Deputy Daryl Snedeker said. The Mercier Grapevines nursery is located there. –Read More