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1. 09-01 Garage fire displaced 10 people Nokomis Drive and Senter Road, South San Jose
C. 08-31 2-alarm fire in Cole Valley 1050 Clayton St, San Francisco
D. 08-31 Suspicious fire damages 2 schools, sheriff’s substation Loma Prieta Elementary School, Los Gatos
E. 08-30 Grass fire involves an apparent exploding aerosol can Tully Road and Kenoga Drive, South San Jose
5. 08-28 More than a dozen displaced after 3-alarm fire La Selva and Los Prados street, San Mateo
08-26 5 businesses destroyed by explosion and fire Lawrence Expressway and Poinciana Drive, Santa Clara
7. 08-26 Eight people displaced in 2-alarm blaze in Berryessa neighborhood 1100 Waterton Lane, North San Jose
I. 08-21 3-alarm warehouse fire on Mare Island Mare Island, Vallejo

Recent Summary.     Click for More > Suspicious fire damages 2 schools, sheriff’s substation 5 businesses destroyed by explosion and fire Map of Lawrence Expressway and Poinciana Drive Santa Clara
Garage fire displaced 10 people Map of Nokomis Drive and Senter Road San Jose
Today   South San Jose
  Investigators believe the fire was accidental and possibly electrical. A firewall protects two housing units from the garage, which is a total loss
Yesterday   Los Gatos
Wed.   Santa Clara
  A vehicle crash is believed to be responsible for the explosion and fire at a strip mall. Lawrence Expressway is closed to traffic in both directions.    The driver f...
Aug. 19   Livermore
Aug. 17   El Sobrante
Aug. 15   Bay Area
Jul.22   Napa
Jun.24   Antioch
May.20   East Oakland
Jan.28   SF Mission



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Location Fire Residential Fire Commercial Fire
San Francisco
01/28 1 dead, 6 injured in raging Mission District b...
04/01 1 dead, 6 injured in S.F. house fire 1 dead...
03/11 5-alarm fire destroys apartment building under...
06/20 Blaze damages pier central to America's Cup
12/22 5-alarm fire engulfs apartments, hurts two
06/02 Firefighter dies, second fighting for life
02/05 6 Firefighters Hurt, 1 Critical In House Fire
10/21 Fire Chief Defends Actions of Firefighter
04/27 Several Parked Cars Torched
03/09 BART: Passenger Panic Worsened Fire
12/20 Fire causes widespread power outage
04/01 1 dead, 6 injured in S.F. house fire 1 dead...
12/22 5-alarm fire engulfs apartments, hurts two
06/02 Firefighter dies, second fighting for life
10/21 Fire Chief Defends Actions of Firefighter
09/22 4 people dead at fire
01/28 1 dead, 6 injured in raging Mission District b...
06/20 Blaze damages pier central to America's Cup
03/09 BART: Passenger Panic Worsened Fire
03/16 Historic Cannery catches 5-alarm fire
East Bay
10/23 Fire forces evacuation of BART train at Orinda
09/15 Three women die in house fire
09/09 Diablo wildfire triples in size
09/08 Residents flee as fire on Mt. Diablo quickly...
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
06/14 Fire causes BART closure across the bay
11/19 Fire destroyed 4-story apt building
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
04/29 Explosion causes connector collapse
11/09 5 dead, 4 injured in explosion, fire
09/15 Three women die in house fire
11/19 Fire destroyed 4-story apt building
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
06/02 3 children died in fire
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
Contra Costa County
10/23 Fire forces evacuation of BART train at Orinda
09/15 Three women die in house fire
09/09 Diablo wildfire triples in size
09/08 Residents flee as fire on Mt. Diablo quickly...
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
11/09 5 dead, 4 injured in explosion, fire
09/15 Three women die in house fire
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
06/02 3 children died in fire
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
Peninsula
01/17 Huge cloud of smoke from six-alarm fire
10/17 Four injured from six-alarm fire
07/07 Redwood City apartment fire injures 18
05/05 5 women killed in limo fire on San Mateo bri...
05/04 Hillsborough fire damages 7 homes
09/09 Huge Explosion and Fire On Hillside
10/17 Four injured from six-alarm fire
07/07 Redwood City apartment fire injures 18
05/04 Hillsborough fire damages 7 homes
09/09 Huge Explosion and Fire On Hillside
01/17 Huge cloud of smoke from six-alarm fire
04/07 Blaze destroys Middle Eastern church
San Jose
04/13 Two firefighters injured battling five-alarm f...
12/30 Grandparents and granddaughter killed in SJ ap...
10/10 Fire destroys radio station building
07/19 Fire Destroys Historic Donner House
08/19 Fire engulfs huge construction site
12/30 Grandparents and granddaughter killed in SJ ap...
10/25 8 Buildings Destroyed In Foothills Fire
04/13 Two firefighters injured battling five-alarm f...
10/10 Fire destroys radio station building
07/19 Fire Destroys Historic Donner House
08/19 Fire engulfs huge construction site
Alameda County
06/14 Fire causes BART closure across the bay
11/19 Fire destroyed 4-story apt building
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
06/20 6-Alarm Blaze Consumes 5 Buildings
04/29 Explosion causes connector collapse
11/19 Fire destroyed 4-story apt building
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
Commercial Fire
Alameda County Alameda County
Commercial Fire
North Bay
07/22 Fire near Lake Berryessa prompts evacuations
08/24 Napa homes burning after earthquake
07/03 Butts Fire in Pope Valley grew to 6 1/2 squa...
05/01 Firefighters battling four wildfires in the No...
02/04 4 Dead In House Fire
08/24 Napa homes burning after earthquake
02/04 4 Dead In House Fire
Commercial Fire
North Bay North Bay
Commercial Fire
Tri Valley (680)
09/15 Three women die in house fire
09/09 Diablo wildfire triples in size
09/08 Residents flee as fire on Mt. Diablo quickly...
11/09 5 dead, 4 injured in explosion, fire
09/15 Three women die in house fire
Commercial Fire
Tri Valley (680) Tri Valley (680)
Commercial Fire
East Contra Costa
09/15 Three women die in house fire
09/09 Diablo wildfire triples in size
09/08 Residents flee as fire on Mt. Diablo quickly...
09/15 Three women die in house fire
Commercial Fire
East Contra Costa East Contra Costa
Commercial Fire
BART
10/23 Fire forces evacuation of BART train at Orinda
06/14 Fire causes BART closure across the bay
05/10 Fires disrupts BART at East Bay stations
Residential Fire
BART BART
Residential Fire
03/09 BART: Passenger Panic Worsened Fire
Redwood City
01/17 Huge cloud of smoke from six-alarm fire
10/17 Four injured from six-alarm fire
07/07 Redwood City apartment fire injures 18
10/17 Four injured from six-alarm fire
07/07 Redwood City apartment fire injures 18
01/17 Huge cloud of smoke from six-alarm fire
Napa
07/22 Fire near Lake Berryessa prompts evacuations
07/03 Butts Fire in Pope Valley grew to 6 1/2 squa...
02/04 4 Dead In House Fire
08/24 Napa homes burning after earthquake
02/04 4 Dead In House Fire
Commercial Fire
Napa Napa
Commercial Fire
Richest Towns
05/04 Hillsborough fire damages 7 homes
02/13 4-Alarm Blaze Claims Life of Firefighter
04/07 Blaze destroys Middle Eastern church
05/04 Hillsborough fire damages 7 homes
02/13 4-Alarm Blaze Claims Life of Firefighter
04/07 Blaze destroys Middle Eastern church
West Contra Costa
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
06/02 3 children died in fire
07/21 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
06/02 3 children died in fire
08/06 Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
Oakland
06/14 Fire causes BART closure across the bay
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
06/20 6-Alarm Blaze Consumes 5 Buildings
12/30 Three killed from two-alarm fire
Commercial Fire
Oakland Oakland
Commercial Fire
Vallejo
09/29 Fire at Mayor Osby Davis' office suspected ars...
08/15 3 died, 3 Hurt In Retirement Home Fire
10/12 Flames Erupt At Mare Island Warehouse
08/15 3 died, 3 Hurt In Retirement Home Fire
09/29 Fire at Mayor Osby Davis' office suspected ars...
10/12 Flames Erupt At Mare Island Warehouse

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Garage fire displaced 10 people Map of Nokomis Drive and Senter Road San Jose


September 2015 ... more > Top ^
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Sep. 9  San Bruno  5 Years after Huge Explosion and Fire On Hillside
 
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Today   South San Jose
  Investigators believe the fire was accidental and possibly electrical. A firewall protects two housing units from the garage, which is a total loss


August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Yesterday   San Francisco 2-alarm fire in Cole Valley
Map of 1050 Clayton St San Francisco
  The fire at 1050 Clayton St. was first reported some time shortly after 8:30 p.m.
  Los Gatos Suspicious fire damages 2 schools, sheriff’s substation   Two Los Gatos schools were closed Monday after being damaged by overnight fire that also spread to a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s substation Yesterday  South San Jose  Grass fire involves an apparent exploding aerosol can Fri.   San Mateo More than a dozen displaced after 3-alarm fire Wed.   Santa Clara 5 businesses destroyed by explosion and fire Map of Lawrence Expressway and Poinciana Drive Santa Clara
  A vehicle crash is believed to be responsible for the explosion and fire at a strip mall. Lawrence Expressway is closed to traffic in both directions
 The driver fled the scene
 North San Jose  Eight people displaced in 2-alarm blaze in Berryessa neighborhood Aug. 21   Vallejo 3-alarm warehouse fire on Mare Island Aug. 20  Livermore  Tesla Fire near Livermore 45 percent contained Aug. 19   Livermore 2,500-acre grass fire burning uncontained
Map of Tesla and Corral Hollow roads Livermore
  The growing fire is burning on both sides of Tesla Road. Homes are threatened. Lawrence Livermore National Lab is nearby
  Livermore 1,000-acre blaze burning east of Livermore Aug. 17   El Sobrante 3 people dead following fiery accident   Emergency crews arrived Sunday night to find flames shooting from a red Camaro that broadsided another car and crashed into a tree Aug. 15   Bay Area Residents Smelling Smoke From Northern Wildfires   Police and fire departments from across the Bay Area were inundated with 911 calls, with people saying they were smelling and seeing smoke Aug. 14  Oakland  Firefighters battle 3-alarm blaze in Oakland Aug. 10  San Leandro  Two businesses burn in 4-alarm San Leandro blaze Aug.1  East San Jose  Large house fire tops wire-to-wire morning for SJFD

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Jul.28   Napa Wragg Fire flares up, forces more evacuations
Jul.25  Napa  Wragg Fire: evacuation orders lifted Jul.22   Napa Fire near Lake Berryessa prompts evacuations Map of Mix Canyon and Cold Canyon Napa
  The Wragg Fire, pushed by erratic winds, raging in Napa County has forced evacuations and closed part of state Highway 128
Jul.14  Eastern Span  Bay Bridge fire sparked by maintenance crews flares Jul.12  South San Jose  3-alarm fire burning 2 homes

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Jun.25  Livermore  Firefighter injured in Livermore-area grass fire Jun.24   Antioch   Brush fire burned 533 acres in Contra Loma Park   The fire is 80 percent contained and no structures were damaged. At one point evacuations were ordered for at least 30 homes on Grimsby Driv...  Antioch  300-acre grass fire threatens homes, forces evacuations

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May.20   East Oakland Couple die in East Oakland kitchen fire   The fire burned a home in the Webster neighborhood around 7 p.m. The caretaker is in grave condition, all overcome by smoke

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Apr.10  San Quentin  UPS big-rig fire shutting down bridge

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Mar.21  West Oakland  2 people killed in early morning apartment fire

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Feb.14   North San Jose San Jose fire destroys classic cars


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Jan.28   SF Mission 1 dead, 6 injured in raging Mission District blaze
Map of 22nd and Mission street San Francisco
  Flames tore through a Mission District building home to dozens of families, killing one person, injuring six others and causing major damage.    Firefighters rescued at least 12 people from the four-al...
Jan.26   Pacifica Residents evacuated by six-alarm vegetation fire

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December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Dec.25  Potrero Hill  Three-alarm fire destroyed two homes in Potrero Hill

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Nov.16  San Jose Downtown  4-alarm blaze burns San Jose church

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Sep.27   San Francisco Fire destroyed under-construction homes
Sep.4  SF Mission  Four people, including two firefighters, hospitalized

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Aug.24   Napa   Napa homes burning after earthquake   4 homes were destroyed and several others damaged when a fire, possibly fueled by natural gas, broke out at the Napa Valley Mobile Home Par... Aug.19  Novato  Pilot killed in Marin plane crash that sparks fire Aug.18  East San Jose  10 people injured in fiery rollover crash Aug.9  Vallejo  7 injured when fire truck collided with car

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Jul.30  South San Jose  5-alarm fire destroyed one home and damaged another Jul.26  Spartan Stadium  5-alarm fire burning near Spartan Stadium Jul.3   Napa Butts Fire in Pope Valley grew to 6 1/2 square miles
Map of Pope Valley Napa
  A stubborn wildfire damaged two homes and forced the evacuation those living in 200 others, but so far is not posing a threat to vineyards
Jul.1  Napa  Cal Fire is fighting a 2500-acre vegetation fire

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Jun.30  South San Jose  Hillside brush fire southeast of San Jose burned 100 acres Jun.18  Sunnyvale  3-alarm fire ravaged 2 suburban homes

April 2014 ... more > Top ^
Apr.13   San Jose Downtown Two firefighters injured battling five-alarm fire in San Jose
 Berkeley  Berkeley warehouse inferno controlled Apr.5  Tiburon  Eight people rescued after boat catches fire in Marin County Apr.1   San Francisco 1 dead, 6 injured in S.F. house fire 1 dead, 6 injured in S.F. house fire

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Mar.23  Vallejo  Fire at commercial building in Vallejo now under control Mar.11   San Francisco 5-alarm fire destroys apartment building under construction


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Jan.17   Redwood City Huge cloud of smoke from six-alarm fire
Jan.15  Antioch  3 homes burned in Kimball Island brush fire Jan.10  Palo Alto  Two found dead in house fire in Palo Alto  San Jose Downtown  Firefighters investigating string of small blazes as possible arson Jan.9  San Jose Downtown  Five-alarm fire burning warehouse in San Jose

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October 2013 ... more > Top ^
Oct.23   Orinda Fire forces evacuation of BART train at Orinda
Oct.17   Redwood City Four injured from six-alarm fire

September 2013 ... more > Top ^
Sep.27  SF Sunset  Sunset District fire kills 1-year-old girl and father Sep.15   Pittsburg Three women die in house fire
Map of 200 Dimaggio Avenue Pittsburg  The victims, whose names weren't immediately released, were found dead inside a home after the fire was reported at 12:30 a.m. Sep.14  Mount Diablo Park  Massive Mount Diablo fire 100 percent contained Sep.9   Clayton Diablo wildfire triples in size Sep.8   Clayton Residents flee as fire on Mt. Diablo quickly spreads
Map of Curry Canyon Road and Oak Hill Lane Clayton  Flames are forcing neighbors from their homes after a brush fire ignited near Clayton in Mount Diablo State Park Sep.4  San Leandro  2 die in San Leandro trailer fire

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Aug.26  Berkeley  Rim Fire destroys Berkeley's Tuolumne Camp Aug.19  Redwood City  CHP: Fatal limo fire caused by mechanical failure Aug.5  SF Downtown  Big-rig fire closes WB I-80 lanes for 10 hours

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Jul.7   Redwood City Redwood City apartment fire injures 18
Jul.5  Richmond  Fireworks-related blaze kills Richmond couple, injures son Jul.1  Concord  Brush fire burns 492 acres near Concord

June 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jun.9  Rossmoor  Elderly women escape limo fire in Walnut Creek

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May.5   San Mateo Bridge 5 women killed in limo fire on San Mateo bridge
  A limousine traveling on a bridge area burst into flames, killing 5 female passengers who were trapped inside and injuring four others who escaped May.4   Hillsborough Hillsborough fire damages 7 homes
May.1   Sonoma County Firefighters battling four wildfires in the North Bay

April 2013 ... more > Top ^
Apr.27  SF Bayview  4 rescued from burning boat near Candlestick Point Apr.15  San Jose  2 dead at three-alarm house blaze

March 2013 ... more > Top ^
Mar.8  Berkeley  Fire damages Berkeley's Chez Panisse

January 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jan.21  Rohnert Park  Young hero rescues five from burning apartment

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December 2012 ... more > Top ^
Dec.30   West San Jose Grandparents and granddaughter killed in SJ apt. fire


September 2012 ... more > Top ^
Sep.29   Vallejo Fire at Mayor Osby Davis' office suspected arson


August 2012 ... more > Top ^
Aug.6   Richmond Fire at Chevron refinery in Richmond
Map of 841 Chevron Way Richmond  The fire is spewing thick black smoke into the sky. A shelter-in-place order was put in place for Richmond, North Richmond and San Pablo

June 2012 ... more > Top ^
Jun.20   SF Downtown Blaze damages pier central to America's Cup
Jun.14   West Oakland Fire causes BART closure across the bay

May 2012 ... more > Top ^
May.10  Santa Clara  Massive five-alarm fire May.6  SF Mission  4-alarm fire in Mission sends 6 to hospital

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December 2011 ... more > Top ^
Dec.22   Western Addition 5-alarm fire engulfs apartments, hurts two


November 2011 ... more > Top ^
Nov.19   Berkeley Fire destroyed 4-story apt building


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Jun.10  Western Addition  Thousands honor 2 SF firefighters Jun.2   Diamond Heights Firefighter dies, second fighting for life
Map of 133 Berkeley Way San Francisco  Lt. Vincent Perez, 48, died trying to extinguish a fire at a four-story home. Anthony Valerio, 53, was in critical condition and died later

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May.4  South of Market  6 injured in 4-alarm hotel blaze

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Dec.30   East Oakland Three killed from two-alarm fire   A 3-year-old girl, her mother and a man died in the fire. The fire department responded at 1:55 a.m.. It was brought under control at 2:21 a... Oct.10  San Jose Downtown  Fire destroys radio station building Sep.9   San Bruno Huge Explosion and Fire On Hillside
Map of Skyline Boulevard and San Bruno Avenue San Bruno  Firefighters from surrounding cities are battling the blaze that started on a hillside and is now consuming homes in a residential neighborhood

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Feb.5  San Francisco  6 Firefighters Hurt, 1 Critical In House Fire

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Aug.15   Vallejo 3 died, 3 Hurt In Retirement Home Fire
Jun.26  Bay Area  Smoke Invades Bay Area Jun.20  East Oakland  6-Alarm Blaze Consumes 5 Buildings May.10  Hayward  Fires disrupts BART at East Bay stations Feb.4   Napa 4 Dead In House Fire

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Jul.21   San Pablo 2 Firefighters, Couple Die In House Fire
Jul.19  San Jose  Fire Destroys Historic Donner House Apr.29   Highway 880   Explosion causes connector collapse   A speeding tanker truck hauling 8,600 gallons of gasoline hit an embankment and exploded into flames at 3:42 a.m.

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Oct.25  East San Jose  8 Buildings Destroyed In Foothills Fire Oct.21  San Francisco  Fire Chief Defends Actions of Firefighter Jun.2  Richmond  3 children died in fire Apr.27  SF Castro  Several Parked Cars Torched Mar.9  SF Downtown  BART: Passenger Panic Worsened Fire

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Oct.18  Redwood City  Fire Puts Suspicious Total At 11 Oct.12  Vallejo  Flames Erupt At Mare Island Warehouse Feb.13  Los Gatos  4-Alarm Blaze Claims Life of Firefighter

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Nov.9   Walnut Creek 5 dead, 4 injured in explosion, fire   A construction crew struck an underground oil pipeline. A fire burned several buildings and sent flames high into the air Jun.2  South San Jose  11 Businesses Destroyed in Fire

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Dec.20   SF Mission Fire causes widespread power outage
Nov.12  San Rafael  Thousands honor firefighter killed in SoCal

year 2002 Top ^

Aug.19  West San Jose  Fire engulfs huge construction site Apr.7  Los Altos Hills  Blaze destroys Middle Eastern church Mar.16  Fishermans Wharf  Historic Cannery catches 5-alarm fire

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Sep.22  SF Bayview  4 people dead at fire
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