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Discovery Park Fire Flares Back Up; Suspect Accused Of Starting Fire In Custody

A grass fire that was allegedly set by an arsonist in Discovery Park on Monday flared back up today. Fortunately firefighters were able to contain the flames.


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Local Fire Agencies Setting Training Fires Along American River

Firefighting agencies statewide are concerned about the fire dangers posed by the drought. Starting today in the Sacramento area, they will intentionally set fires so firefighters can train on techniques.


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Fire Burns At Commercial Building In South Sacramento

Firefighters are at the scene of a two-alarm fire in South Sacramento.


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Fire Rips Through Vacant Fair Oaks Home

Fire crews are investigating a blaze in Fair Oaks that ripped through a vacant home.


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Fire At Sacramento County Fourplex Had Firefighters Searching For Elderly Resident

Crews are investigating the cause of a fire that sent crews on a rescue mission through a fourplex.
When fire crews arrived to the fire on Greenholme Drive, near Hillsdale Boulevard, they found smoke in the area.


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1 Person Injured In Sacramento Duplex Fire

A fire at an apartment in Sacramento sent one person to the hospital. One unit was completely destroyed by the fire at the Parkwood Square apartments on Bluebird Lane near Howe and El Camino avenues.


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Almond Hulls Burn In Tracy At Processing Plant Prompts Health Warning

A fire that started on Monday in piles of almond hulls at an almond processing plant on Sugar Road and Holly drive in Tracy continues to burn.


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Fair Oaks Fire Ruled Arson Case; Flames Started In Three Separate Spots

Sac Metro Fire Capt. Michelle Eidam says arson investigators have determined that the fire was set in three separate locations along the bluffs.


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Inmate Injured In Fresno County Pipeline Explosion Dies

Authorities in central California say a jail inmate who was injured in a gas pipeline explosion at a sheriff’s gun range has died.


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‘Don’t Do Anything Stupid’ — Fire Officials Send Strong Message During California Drought

Cal Fire met with local and federal fire agencies to send a dire warning to the public about the upcoming fire season, and it was all done with the backdrop of last year’s devastating King Fire.


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Fire Heavily Damages Vacant North Highlands Home

A North Highlands house fire that happened Tuesday morning is being investigated as arson.


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UOP Frat House Evacuated After Electrical Fire

An electrical problem forced the evacuation of a UOP fraternity house on Tuesday morning.