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Fire on Wayne Street …

Fire on Wayne Street …

| December 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

There was a fire in the 2300 block of Wayne Street. The main house on a large lot was mostly burned by a fire that required multiple pieces of equipment and no one was at home at the time. PG&E was called to shut off the gas, which was contributing to the conflagration. In August, […]

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Fire destroys boat at Martinez Marina

Fire destroys boat at Martinez Marina

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Flames exploded from a commercial fishing boat at the Martinez Yacht Harbor boat launch at about 10:15 p.m., Nov. 15. A man, a woman and a dog were reportedly aboard the Take Five, when an explosion was heard and a rapidly moving fire consumed the flybridge of the 34-foot Silverton vessel. Witnesses […]

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Pacheco brush fire spreads to storage units

| July 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Firefighters needed two hours to contain a two-alarm grass fire near the junction of state Highway 4 and Interstate Highway 680 in Pacheco that spread to a storage rental facility and damaged about 30 units, a spokesman said. The fires started at approximately 2:45 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said […]

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CERT: Not too late for fire prevention

| June 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dear Martinez Residents; With the end of the rainy season the summer fire season starts up again. For a second year, Martinez Area CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) will be assisting the Contra Costa Fire Prevention District (CCFPD) surveying high risk fire areas and working with property owners to reduce their fire risk. CCFPD has […]

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