The Rocky Fire is the biggest fire burning in California. It’s raging in the Lower Lake area north of San Francisco. It spread through Sunday to cover even more drought-stricken ground.
Homeowners are picking up the pieces, but they’re still rattled by how the flames spread quickly across the island.
The Thursday afternoon fire on Brannan Island near Isleton destroyed seven structures, including six homes, and left several more damaged.
Each summer fires start on vacant lots overgrown with weeds, which can spread to homes and destroy them.
A commercial fire is sending up thick, black smoke above Sacramento.
The Wragg Fire has flared up, prompting mandatory evacuations. The fire jumped a primary fire line, expanding by another 75 acres. It is being held by a secondary fire line.
A fire burned on the American River Parkway, west of Cal Expo on Tuesday morning.
Firefighters are investigating a fire they believe was intentionally set at playground in Carmichael.
Sacramento Metro Firefighters are responding to a three-alarm vegetation fire burning in Elverta.
A Southern California county may offer $25,000 rewards for tips leading to the arrest and conviction of drone operators who interfered with aerial battles against three recent wildfires.
Two lanes of southbound Highway 99 just north of Sacramento are back open following a car fire that had blocked all four lanes.