Sacramento Fire Department
An 85-year-old man has died following a house fire late Wednesday afternoon.
Joe Brown lives across the streets, and says he was just watching TV when he heard an explosion. First he thought it was gunfire, until he stepped outside and saw smoke.
Firefighters battled flames at a two North Sacramento homes early Friday morning.
Crews say eight people have been displaced after a garage fire at a south Sacramento home Tuesday morning.
Crews managed to put out a fire at a Victorian home in downtown Sacramento before it could destroy the whole residence.
A dumpster fire torched the side of a gas station mini-mart overnight, another in a rash of small fires crews have had to put out this week.
Authorities are asking area residents to be on the lookout for a scammer claiming to be collecting money for injured firefighters.
Firefighters say no working smoke alarm was found in an apartment that caught fire late Saturday morning.
Authorities are crediting a chocolate Labrador with saving the life of a Sacramento man after it alerted him to a fire inside a home that appeared not to have a smoke detector.
The car plowed through the front windows and ended up all the way inside the restaurant, causing major structural damage according to firefighters.
A fire along La Fresa Court has left 15 people homeless Saturday afternoon.
The fire broke out this afternoon and did not damage any structures. But when things seemed to be quieting down in the battle against the 30-acre blaze, flames got into live power lines, causing them to arc.