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Man Drowns In American River Amid Push To Highlight Water Dangers

A frantic fight to save a friend from drowning on the American River ended in tragedy Sunday.

08/16/2015

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Firefighters Rescue Kitten Stuck In Storm Drain For 2 Days

Firefighters had to get creative Tuesday to rescue a kitten stuck in a storm drain.

08/11/2015

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Jacuzzi Electrical Issue Possibly To Blame For Fire At Orangevale Home

Authorities say an electrical issue with a Jacuzzi may be to blame for a fire that damaged a home early Wednesday morning.

07/22/2015

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Sacramento Metro Fire Captain Discovers Dog Set On Fire Inside Crate; Arson Suspected

It wasn’t just trash that Capt. Shani Cornell found near Beccera Way and Jo Ann Drive. There was a small dog, trapped in a crate, set ablaze.

01/21/2015

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Sacramento Firefighters Rescued After Falling Through Floor Fighting Fire

A Sacramento firefighter’s panic can be heard in the recordings of him calling out to his own for help as an early-morning fire turned more dangerous than first thought.

01/12/2015

Scene of the fire at the AmeriPride facility in South Sacramento. (Credit: CBS13)

Fire Destroys Cages Of Linens At South Sacramento Facility

Fire crews are investigating what caused a fire that destroyed cages of linens outside of a South Sacramento warehouse early Friday morning.

06/27/2014

Kapakly's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Firefighters Hurt While Trying To Help DUI Suspect

Two firefighters were hurt early Friday morning while trying to help a driver seen asleep at the wheel.

05/16/2014

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Fire At Arden-Arcade Garage Called Suspicious

Investigators are calling a fire that ripped through an Arden-Arcade area garage suspicious.

02/25/2014

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Rio Linda Home’s Roof Collapses Following Early Christmas Morning Fire

A Rio Linda home’s roof collapsed in the early hours of Christmas morning after the home was engulfed in flames.

12/25/2013

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Single-Engine Plane Forced To Land At Phoenix Park In Fair Oaks

A plane was forced to land in Phoenix Park after experiencing engine trouble, according to Sacramento Metro Fire.

12/05/2013

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UPDATED: Multiple Fire Agencies Searching For Man Following Ground Slide

Rescue crews are searching the waters of the American River after the ground slid underneath a man walking along the river Saturday night.

06/29/2013

A Sac Metro fire fighter battle one of 14 suspicious fires since New Year's Eve.  This fire broke out early Jan. 3 on Marconi Ave. (credit: CBS)

Fire Contained To Bedroom Of Citrus Heights Home

A heating lamp being used to keep seven puppies warm may have triggered a residential fire in Citrus Heights on Monday morning, fire officials said.

01/21/2013

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