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Nearly 20 People Displaced By Fire At Rancho Cordova Apartment Complex

A two-alarm fire at a Rancho Cordova apartment complex has displaced nearly two dozen people early Friday morning.


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Fire At South Sacramento Home Exposes Pot-Growing Operation

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a house fire in south Sacramento this morning where pot plants were growing.


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Fire Spreads Throughout Citrus Heights Home

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a Citrus Heights house fire on Tuesday morning.


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Package Containing Dog Poop Causes Hazmat Scare At Franchise Tax Board

Employees at the Franchise Tax Board in Sacramento are back at work after being evacuated of over a strange substance that turned out to be dog poop.


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Suspect Allegedly Stole Sacramento Metro Fire Vehicle, Led Deputies On Chase

Sacramento county sheriff deputies are trying to figure out how a thief was able to steal a Sacramento Metro Fire pick-up truck from a corporate yard in Rancho Cordova.


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Several People Injured During Fire At Citrus Heights Apartment Complex

Three people were taken to the hospital, including one firefighter, after an early morning fire at an apartment complex in Citrus Heights on Tuesday morning.


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Firefighters Called In To Help Retrieve Newborn Kittens Trapped Underground

A sneaky feline was able to find her newborn kittens after firefighters spent the afternoon searching underground for them in Carmichael.


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Neighbor Acts Quickly To Help Put Out Rancho Cordova House Fire

A fast-moving grass fire spread to a nearby Rancho Cordova home when a quick-thinking neighbor grabbed a hose and tried to put the flames out.


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Fire Damages Vacant Apartment Unit In Sacramento

Firefighters are calling a fire at an apartment building in Sacramento suspicious.


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Burning Desire: Metro Fire Recruits Go Through Live Training

CBS13’s Ron Jones went inside an intense fire training with Metro Fire to see firsthand to what conditions firefighters are subject.


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2-Alarm Fire Destroys Vacant Sacramento Building

It took more than 90 Sacramento Metro firefighters to put out a two-alarm fire burning for nearly three hours on Watt Avenue.


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Sacramento Firefighters Resuscitate 2 Dogs Rescued From Burning Home

Two dogs found lifeless inside of a burning Rancho Cordova mobile home were rescued by firefighters who used CPR to save them.