Fire

Clogged cabin air filter
Holly Quan/KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 26, 2019 - 6:17 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- The coming rain may bring the end of fire season but it could do a number on your vehicle's paint if you were anywhere near one of this year's wildfires. You might not even still smell smoke in your truck or car but the debris or particles that settle on the outside,...
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The Church of Christ in Forestville, built in 1879, was badly damaged in a fire Nov. 25, 2019.
Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
Jeffrey Schaub
November 25, 2019 - 2:07 pm
A 140-year old church in Forestville suffered major damage during a fire Monday.
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Mare Island fire
KCBS Radio Morning News
September 25, 2019 - 5:56 am
MARE ISLAND (KCBS Radio) -- Firefighters battled a four-alarm brush fire Wednesday morning in the Mare Island Shoreline Heritage Preserve. Firefighters at the scene said it appeared to be caused by criminals trying to steal copper from electrical equipment. Vallejo Fire Department spokesman Kevin...
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One person died in a fire possibly started by an arsonist in San Jose on Sept. 16, 2019.
San Jose Fire Department
Keith Menconi
September 16, 2019 - 10:30 am
Arson is suspected in a deadly fire that also left four firefighters hurt.
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San Francisco City Hall April 15, 2019
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KCBS Radio Morning News
April 16, 2019 - 7:59 am
San Francisco and the Bay Area joined the world in mourning the destruction at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. San Francisco expressed solidarity by lighting City Hall in the French tricolor of blue, white and red.
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Burned garage at 72 Liebig, San Francisco January 16 2019
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 16, 2019 - 6:55 am
Firefighters faced a chaotic scene when flames erupted Wednesday morning at a home in San Francisco's Outer Mission district.
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Medical workers move equipment from a makeshift emergency room while the Feather River Hospital burns as the Camp Fire rages through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018
AP Photo/Noah Berger
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 09, 2018 - 5:58 am
A fast-moving wildfire that ravaged a Northern California town Thursday sent residents racing to escape on roads that turned into tunnels of fire as thick smoke darkened the daytime sky, wiping out what a Cal Fire official said was a couple of thousand structures.
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The North Fire broke out in the Tahoe National Forest on Sept. 3, 2018k forcing campers to evacuate.
Placer County Sheriff Department
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 30, 2018 - 6:43 am
Expected high winds and low humidity have triggered a Red Flag fire warning for parts of the Bay Area. The Natiuonal Weather Service says the warning remains in effect until 9am Wednesday for the East Bay Hills, Mount Diablo range, and North Bay hills.
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A fire at a luxury condo project in West Oakland was spread by embers to nearby buildings.
KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 23, 2018 - 4:41 am
The Oakland Fire Department is on the scene of a five alarm fire burning in a condominium complex construction site in West Oakland. The fire started after 2 am in the complex being built near West Grand Avenue and Filbert Street.
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Infrared drone view of Bay Point gas vault fire
Source: Pittsburg Police Department
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 18, 2018 - 8:56 am
Efforts continued Thursday morning to extinguish a fire that broke out Wednesday night in an underground Chevron natural gas line vault. An estimated 4,000 people in the area remained under an evacuation order.
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