Ventura County Fire Department
A search is underway for an off-duty Arcadia firefighter and paramedic who went missing last week while camping outside of Fillmore, officials said.
Fire agencies around the Southland urged residents to be prepared for the possibility of wildfires.
Warm weather in the Southland has prompted an increase in snake sightings.
Two men died after a drowning accident over the weekend in Ventura County, authorities announced Monday.
Firefighters battled a 40-acre grass fire in Simi Valley Thursday afternoon.
The Springs Fire, which has burned 28,000 acres in Ventura County, was 60 percent contained Sunday morning, according to the Ventura County Fire Department.
A 148-acre brush fire was 80 percent contained Tuesday morning, according to the Ventura County Fire Department.
The Emma Zen Foundation will donate nearly 100 pet oxygen masks to the Ventura County Fire Department Thursday.
A woman battled cold temperatures overnight Tuesday after her car plunged over a cliff in Simi Valley.
Ventura County fire investigators are combing through the rubble of an apartment fire that killed a woman and displaced 12 people early Thursday.
A Simi Valley house fire appears to be a suicide, according to police.
A plane lost power and crashed in Camarillo, Saturday, with five people on board.