Residents Safely Escape Lake Street House Fire

Residents Safely Escape Lake Street House Fire

A resident safely escaped a house fire that has been brought under control this morning in San Francisco’s Lake Street neighborhood, a fire department spokeswoman…

One-Alarm Bayview Fire Deemed Accidental

One-Alarm Bayview Fire Deemed Accidental

A one-alarm residential fire in San Francisco’s Bayview District late Sunday night has been deemed accidental and electrical in nature, a fire department spokeswoman said….

Three-Alarm Castro Fire Burns Two Buildings, Damage Estimated at $1.4M

Three-Alarm Castro Fire Burns Two Buildings, Damage Estimated at $1.4M

A three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Castro District that burned two buildings on Saturday displaced a dozen people and resulted in an estimated combined total…

No Hazardous Materials Detected at Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant

No Hazardous Materials Detected at Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant

The San Francisco Fire Department evacuated a popular Fisherman’s Wharf restaurant this morning after reports that a possible hazardous materials situation was causing customers to…

Volunteers Teaching Fire Safety to Canvass the Mission Following Deadly Fire

Volunteers Teaching Fire Safety to Canvass the Mission Following Deadly Fire

In response to a deadly fire in San Francisco’s Mission District that left seven people injured and roughly 40 people homeless last month, the American…

Fire Chief Hopeful That Expanded Ambulance Fleet, Larger Paramedic Staff Will Improve Emergency Response

Fire Chief Hopeful That Expanded Ambulance Fleet, Larger Paramedic Staff Will Improve Emergency Response

The San Francisco Fire Department has added a fleet of new, highly efficient ambulances and plans to hire more than 40 paramedics in the coming…

Three Major Apartment Fires in a Week Causes Roughly 100 Residents to be Displaced

Three Major Apartment Fires in a Week Causes Roughly 100 Residents to be Displaced

A 13-year-old boy who narrowly escaped one of the three major apartment fires this past week in San Francisco is now struggling alongside his family…

Firefighter Suffers Smoke Inhalation at Alamo Square Blaze

Firefighter Suffers Smoke Inhalation at Alamo Square Blaze

A firefighter suffered smoke inhalation battling a fire that damaged three buildings in San Francisco’s Alamo Square neighborhood Saturday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said today….

Woman Suffers Heart Attack During Parkside Home Fire

Woman Suffers Heart Attack During Parkside Home Fire

A woman went into cardiac arrest from smoke inhalation when she became trapped during a fire at a home in San Francisco’s Parkside neighborhood early…

SFFD Douse Fire at Portable Toilets in SoMa

SFFD Douse Fire at Portable Toilets in SoMa

Fire crews doused a fire at two portable toilets in San Francisco’s South of Marketneighborhood this afternoon, a fire dispatcher said. Firefighters responded to the…

SFPD, SFFD Respond to Fatal Stabbing

SFPD, SFFD Respond to Fatal Stabbing

San Francisco police and fire personnel responded to a report of a fatal stabbing in the city’s Bayview neighborhood this morning, police said. Fire and…

Four-Alarm Fire Impacts Three Buildings, Threatens Entire Block in Western Addition

Four-Alarm Fire Impacts Three Buildings, Threatens Entire Block in Western Addition

Quick work by roughly 100 firefighters who responded today to a four-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood prevented the flames from spreading to…

Emergency Shelter Opens for People Displaced by Two Major Fires

Emergency Shelter Opens for People Displaced by Two Major Fires

The American Red Cross and Salvation Army have opened an emergency shelter for roughly 90 residents displaced by two major fires in San Francisco this…

Firefighters Remain at Scene of Four-Alarm Mission District Fire

Firefighters Remain at Scene of Four-Alarm Mission District Fire

Firefighters this morning remain at the scene of a four-alarm apartment fire in San Francisco’s Mission District that killed one person, injured at least six…

Woman Rescued After Falling Off Pier 39

Woman Rescued After Falling Off Pier 39

Firefighters rescued a woman from the San Francisco Bay Tuesday night after she fell off Pier 39 and into the water. The woman was transported…

One-Alarm Fire in Sunset District

One-Alarm Fire in Sunset District

A one-alarm fire is burning at a home in San Francisco’s Sunset District this afternoon, fire officials said. The blaze was reported at 3:08 p.m….

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Inner Sunset

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Inner Sunset

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire in the Inner Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco Monday, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said today. Firefighters were dispatched…

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Monterey Heights

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Monterey Heights

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire in the Monterey Heights neighborhood of San Francisco this morning, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said. Firefighters responded at…

One-Alarm Fire in Noe Valley Under Control

One-Alarm Fire in Noe Valley Under Control

A one-alarm fire at a building in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood this morning has been brought under control, a fire dispatcher said. The fire…

Fire Crews Rescue Woman Off of Cliff

Fire Crews Rescue Woman Off of Cliff

Fire crews rescued a woman who fell off a cliff near the Legion of Honor in San Francisco this afternoon, a fire dispatcher said. The…

Firefighters Extinguish One-Alarm Outer Sunset Garage Fire

Firefighters Extinguish One-Alarm Outer Sunset Garage Fire

Firefighters with the San Francisco Fire Department have extinguished a one-alarm fire in a garage this morning along 40th Avenue in San Francisco, a fire…

Pit Bull Saved in One-Alarm Fire That Displaces Three Residents

Pit Bull Saved in One-Alarm Fire That Displaces Three Residents

A pit bull was saved in a one-alarm fire at a home in San Francisco’s Silver Terrace neighborhood this morning that displaced three residents, a…

City Report Finds That More Maneuverable Fire Trucks Will Improve Street Safety

City Report Finds That More Maneuverable Fire Trucks Will Improve Street Safety

For pedestrians and bicyclists in San Francisco smaller roads mean increased safety, but for fire trucks, narrow roads pose a challenge. San Francisco Supervisor Scott…

Construction Contractor Strikes Fire Hydrant Downtown

Construction Contractor Strikes Fire Hydrant Downtown

A construction contractor struck a fire hydrant causing water to briefly gush into the street in downtown San Francisco this afternoon, according to a utility…

Fire Crews Pull Body Out of Lake Merced

Fire Crews Pull Body Out of Lake Merced

Fire Department crews pulled a body out of the water at Lake Merced in San Francisco’s Lake Shore neighborhood this afternoon, a dispatcher said. Fire…

Two Alarm Fire at Evergood Fine Foods Causes Estimated $1.5M in Damage New Year’s Eve

Two Alarm Fire at Evergood Fine Foods Causes Estimated $1.5M in Damage New Year’s Eve

Don Miller said he’s had “better times” since the sausage factory his family owns caught on fire last week. Miller, the vice president of sales…

Fire On 36th Ave Under Control

Fire On 36th Ave Under Control

Firefighters have a morning fire in the 2300 block of 36th Avenue under control, San Francisco Fire Department officials said. A report of the fire…

One Alarm Fire Reported in SoMa

One Alarm Fire Reported in SoMa

The San Francisco Fire Department extinguished a 1 -alarm fire late Friday in the South of Market neighborhood, fire dispatch said. Firefighters received a call…

Potrero Hill House Fire on Christmas Day Causes More Than $1.3M in Damage

Potrero Hill House Fire on Christmas Day Causes More Than $1.3M in Damage

A three-alarm fire that burned at two homes in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood on Christmas Day caused more than $1.3 million in damage and…

Car Fire in Dolores Heights Neighborhood Near Four Previously Reported Incidents

Car Fire in Dolores Heights Neighborhood Near Four Previously Reported Incidents

San Francisco fire crews doused a car fire in the city’s Dolores Heights neighborhood early this morning, fire officials said, not far from the location…

Firefighters Put Out Small Blaze at Home Near Alamo Square

Firefighters Put Out Small Blaze at Home Near Alamo Square

San Francisco firefighters put out a small fire at a home near Alamo Square this morning, a fire department spokeswoman said. The blaze was reported…

One Injured In Hunters Point Warehouse Blaze

A woman suffered smoke inhalation in a one-alarm fire at an abandoned warehouse in San Francisco‚Äôs Hunters Point neighborhood this morning, a fire dispatcher said….

SFFD Pulls Two People Out of the Bay

SFFD Pulls Two People Out of the Bay

The San Francisco Fire Department pulled two people from the San Francisco Bay today, according to a spokeswoman. A department representative said firefighters first responded…

Over 200 Pot Plants Found During Fire At Hyde And Sutter

Over 200 Pot Plants Found During Fire At Hyde And Sutter

Firefighters responding to a one-alarm fire in downtown San Francisco early Sunday morning discovered more than 200 marijuana plants being cultivated inside the building, police…

SFFD Extinguishes Fire in Sauna Room

SFFD Extinguishes Fire in Sauna Room

A sauna room at a San Francisco residence got a little too hot Sunday morning after a generator in the room caught fire, a fire…

Two Taken to Hospital as a Precaution in Hazmat Incident

Two Taken to Hospital as a Precaution in Hazmat Incident

A hazardous materials team left an area in San Francisco’s Sunset District this evening after taking two people to a hospital, a fire dispatcher said….

26 Year Old Seattle Woman Who Died at Lands End Identified

26 Year Old Seattle Woman Who Died at Lands End Identified

A woman who died after becoming stranded on the rocks near Lands End on the northern coast of San Francisco Thursday afternoon has been identified…

One Dies, Another Pulled to Safety Near Lands End

One Dies, Another Pulled to Safety Near Lands End

One person has died and another has been rescued after becoming stranded on the rocks near Lands End in San Francisco this afternoon, a fire…

Drill Simulating Ferry Fire Helps Rescue Agents Work Together in Crisis

Drill Simulating Ferry Fire Helps Rescue Agents Work Together in Crisis

The San Francisco Fire Department conducted a simulated training drill this morning to practice responding to a multi-casualty ferry disaster in the Bay. Shortly after…

Firefighters Respond to One Alarm Blaze at Abandoned Glen Park Building

Firefighters Respond to One Alarm Blaze at Abandoned Glen Park Building

Firefighters responded to a fire late this morning at an abandoned building in San Francisco’s Glen Park neighborhood, a fire department spokeswoman said. The one-alarm…