Parts of northern Canada have experienced extensive forest fires for a good portion of July. Lightning and dry brush are responsible for fires that have expanded to cover more than one-quarter of a million acres, mostly in the Northern Territories province. 175 more words
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SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Scores of firefighters have controlled a three-alarm brush fire triggered by a car fire and that blackened 12 acres outside East San Jose north of Alum Rock Park, a San Jose Fire Department captain said. 168 more words
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters have mostly contained a brush fire that broke out on a steep slope in south Spokane Monday afternoon.
Spokane Assistant Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer said the fire burned on a heavily timbered slope above Qualchan Golf Course and had threatened homes on a bluff on High Drive. 72 more words
ELYSIAN PARK (CBSLA.com) — A fatal accident Tuesday caused a small brush fire in downtown Los Angeles.
The crash occurred just before 7 a.m. on the northbound 110 Freeway at Stadium Way in Elysian Park, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. 46 more words
EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Crews temporarily shut down both sides of the 60 Freeway in East Los Angeles Sunday as they battled a nearby brush fire. 49 more words