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Ambulance Catches Fire At Antelope Fire Station

A Sacramento Metro Fire Department ambulance went up in flames this morning inside of a fire station garage.


Credit: CBS13

Sacramento Family Of 5 Escapes Fire Burning In Garage

A family of five was sent scrambling from their South Sacramento home this morning because of a fire.


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Search Is On For Man, Woman Who Bound And Dumped Dog In Storm Drain

Sacramento Animal Control officers say the dog they’ve named “Stormie” is still dealing with trust issues and cowers in the corner of her cage. Stormie didn’t have ID tags or a chip to help identify her owners.


(Credit: Metro Fire)

Firefighters Rescue Bound Dog From Storm Drain

Firefighters were able to save a dog reportedly lowered into a storm drain with its hind legs bound by a bike cable.



Fire Crews Contain 11-Acre Blaze At Rancho Cordova Park

After burning more than 11 acres, firefighters in Rancho Cordova were able to get a handle on a grass fire burning at River Bend Park.


(Credit: Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District)

Duplex Fire Forces North Highlands Residents Out In Early Hours

A two-alarm duplex fire forced several North Highlands residents out of their homes in the early hours of Saturday.


Credit: CBS13

Dry Winter Prompts Fire Officials To Ready For Early Fire Season

The drier winter has Cal Fire gearing up for a busy fire season in Northern California, preparing for the firefight a lot earlier than usual.


A Sacramento Metropolitan Fire hazmat truck responds to the Franchise Tax Board building in Sacramento on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011. (credit: CBS13)

Strong Odor Clears Out Franchise Tax Board Building

An envelope sent to the Franchise Tax Board in Sacramento that made some workers sick turned out not to be serious.


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Two People Hospitalized After Chemical Spill And Fire

A chemical used to clean pools spilled at a warehouse in Rancho Cordova, causing a level-two hazmat situation.


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Two-Alarm Fire Burns At Apartment Building In Sacramento

A two-alarm fire is burning on the second floor of an apartment building in Sacramento.