The 19-year-old son of a firefighter has been arrested in connection with a series of arson fires that took place in eastern Orange County last week.
A 20-year-old man with autism, along with his neighbor, is being hailed as a hero after a fire broke out at his San Juan Capistrano home Sunday night.
The Silver Fire, which burned 20,292 acres near Banning, was fully contained Monday.
Arson investigators were at a house Friday in North Hills where a fire reportedly killed an 81-year-old man and his dog.
A number of homes in Irvine were evacuated Tuesday night after a three-alarm fire broke out at a family of five’s residence.
The Mountain Fire, which scorched 27,531 acres near Idyllwild since it broke out July 15, was fully contained Tuesday.
The Mountain Fire is 98 percent contained, according to authorities.
An electrical equipment failure on private property caused the Mountain Fire, which has burned more than 27,500 acres in the Idyllwild area.
A small brush fire broke out Tuesday along the 5 Freeway in Sylmar.
A 21-year-old student who died in a fire at Saddleback College last week committed suicide, according to Orange County coroner’s officials.
A fire ripped through a 118-year-old Victorian home near downtown Los Angeles Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities Saturday said an early morning fire in the city of San Bernardino has displaced two people.
More than 160 firefighters Monday knocked down a blaze at a commercial building in Sun Valley in about two hours.
Firefighters Tuesday were battling a fire in a one-story commercial building in South Los Angeles.
The Hathaway Fire, which has scorched 3,807 acres in the San Gorgonio Wilderness area, was 73 percent contained as of Monday night.