Firefighters

Santa Clara County firefighters responded to a vegetation fire in San Jose in September 2018.
Santa Clara County Fire Department
Megan Goldsby
April 17, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Santa Clara County’s Fire Department is asking for more help from the county government to prevent fires, including hiring people, staffing a wildfire management team, and purchasing helicopters.
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A team of East Bay firefighters returned from a relief mission to parts of North Carolina damaged by Hurricane Florence.
KCBS Radio
Megan Goldsby
September 21, 2018 - 11:31 am
It's been a busy summer for East Bay firefighters — and fire season isn't over yet. But fire officials say there are ways to make sure fire and rescue crews don't burn out, no matter how far they travel to lend a hand.
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Fairfield Firefighters Rescue Boy Stuck In a Statue
(Courtesy of Fairfield Fire)
June 26, 2018 - 2:55 pm
In Fairfield, firefighters successfully rescued a child who got stuck in a statue...
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Firetruck
Firetruck (Photo credit: Stephen Coburn)
April 27, 2018 - 1:25 pm
The approximately 250 people who were evacuated from their apartments after a massive fire Tuesday at a construction site in Concord next to their building can return home this afternoon...
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Firetruck
Firetruck (Photo credit: Stephen Coburn)
April 25, 2018 - 12:21 pm
Firefighters this morning are still at the scene of a three-alarm blaze that burned 180 apartments that were still under construction early Tuesday, resulting in two smoke inhalation injuries and roughly $55 million in damage.
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