When one thinks of a firefighter, a picture might come to mind of someone wearing a helmet, fire-resistant coat with an air-tank strapped to their back, carrying someone from a building surrounded by smoke and flames. —Read More
Lorena Perez Cody, 42, was arrested following an investigation. Witnesses said they saw a female leaving the area after discovering the house on fire. —Read More
The fire was reported shortly before 1 a.m. at a home on Grape Street near 54th Street, said San Diego Fire-Rescue Department Capt. Joe Amador. —Read More
But Gotita didn’t yap at all Wednesday morning when a car blaze sparked a house fire on Sharon Drive. In fact, resident Stephanie Placido said, the family was unaware of the flames licking their house until a panicked utility man pounded on their front door.
LA firefighters put out four structural fires across Southland on Sunday afternoon, the most serious of which was a chemical fire where more than 100 firefighters battled the blaze at an industrial plant in Pacoima.
No injuries were were reported in that blaze, which was reported at 1:36 p.m. at 12825 Rangoon St., Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department said. —Read More
San Jose firefighters responded to a one-alarm structure fire at a warehouse Friday morning.
Crews responded around 10 p.m. Thursday to the 1100 block of North Fifth Street in reference to a structure fire. —Read More
Cal Fire received the call at 1:04 p.m. and classified the fire as contained just after 8:30 p.m. to fully contain the fire. —Read More
Firefighters were battling a 3-alarm blaze Thursday night at the Pipe Trades Training Center, a fire dispatcher confirmed.
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
The fire was reported around 7:35 p.m. at the business, located at 780 Commercial Street. Shortly after crews arrived, a second alarm was called. Shortly after 8 p.m., a third alarm was called. —Read More
The three alarm fire started at 11:07 p.m. on the 9200 block of Florence Lane, a Garden Grove Fire Department spokesman said.