Solano County

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CHP Helicopter Rescues Hiker That Fell Off Cliff Near Monticello Dam

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued a hiker who fell off a precarious cliff near the Monticello Dam Sunday afternoon.


Scene at the end of the chase in Vacaville near the Ranch Hotel. (Credit: CBS13)

Man In RV Leads Authorities On Chase From Fairfield To Vacaville

Authorities have a man in custody after a chase that lasted from Fairfield to Vacaville early Wednesday morning.


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Big Rig Crash Closes All Lanes Of Westbound I-80 In Vallejo

Commuters faced an hours-long traffic jam Tuesday morning after a big rig overturned in Solano County.


Some of the marijuana plants seized and destroyed in Thursday morning's operation. (Credit: Solano County Sheriff's Office)

Large Marijuana Grow Discovered On Island In The Delta

A large marijuana grow hidden on an island in the delta was destroyed by authorities in Solano County Thursday morning.


Scene of the fire.

Crews Contain Fire At Former Restaurant Near Isleton

Firefighters from multiple agencies battled a blaze at a former restaurant near Isleton.


Scene of the fire at the Mercier Grapevine Nursery.

Body Found After Fire At Plant Nursery Near Vacaville

Vacaville Fire confirms that a body has been found in a structure that burned at the Mercier Grapevine Nursery Wednesday morning.


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Collinsville Picks Through The Pieces After Fire Devastates Half Of Town

A small boy surveys the burnt remains of his home. His toys, games and pets gone – and no bed left to sleep in.


Aftermath of the fire south of Birds Landing. (Credit: CBS13)

Grass Fire Leaves Some Collinsville Residents With Nothing

Little is left in a small town about an hour southwest of Sacramento after a wind-driven grass fire ate up home after home.


Aftermath of the fire south of Birds Landing. (Credit: CBS13)

Several Homes Destroyed In Solano County Town Of Collinsville

Between four and eight homes have been destroyed in the Solano County town of Collinsville.


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Officials: 15-Acre Solano County Hay Fire Near Vacaville Sparked By Lawnmower

A four-alarm vegetation fire is burning in a hay field in a rural area north of Vacaville.


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Woman Finds Engagement Ring Among Rubble In Aftermath Of Cordelia Fire

She was just four months away from marrying her fiancé when the fire destroyed their home.



Comcast, Verizon Outages Leave Solano County Residents, Without Internet, TV, Cell Service

At the peak of the problem, it wasn’t just Comcast, but also a Verizon outage. Cable TV, home Internet and phones, as well as cellphones were affected from Vacaville to Fairfield.