Oakland fire crews have responded to the 700 block of Douglas Avenue off Edes Avenue in East Oakland Sunday afternoon.
Oakland firefighters responded shortly after 1 a.m. to a report of a two-story apartment fire in the 900 block of 63rd Street.
Firefighters and city officials in Oakland reached an agreement to take one engine company off the street to help address a budget shortfall in the city, fire officials said Friday.
The blaze at the building on 38th Street between Broadway and Manila Street, was reported at 8:50 a.m. and was under control at 9:40 a.m.
"Unfortunately, the audit found that OFD has been slow to learn from the past and critical works remains to be done."
A firefighter tells KTVU there was a strong odor of gasoline in the area.
The outage, which according to PG&E was reported at 5:20 p.m. Sunday, is affecting an area west of Lake Merritt in downtown Oakland.
The City of Oakland on Thursday announced a $32.7 million settlement for the families of 32 of the 36 victims killed in the Ghost Ship Warehouse fire back in 2016.
The settlement was announced at 4 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2020.
Firefighters responded Saturday at 12:41 a.m. to an area near Grizzly Peak Boulevard on a report of a grass fire.
There have been five vegetation fires along the road in Oakland since June 1, at least one caused by illegal fireworks, Oakland fire spokesman Michael Hunt said.
High fire danger and several recent fireworks-related fires are to blame.
The fire near Howard Elementary School and Interstate Highway 580 was reported shortly after 3 a.m. and was quickly elevated to three alarms, with 56 firefighters responding.
The fire is burning at 3rd and Chestnut Streets in Oakland's Jack London Square.
The fire broke out shortly before 4 p.m.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or arrests.
Oakland police responding about 2:30 a.m. to the crash at Seventh Street and Frontage Road at Interstate Highway 880 found a silver 2004 Honda Civic that had struck a concrete wall.
Oakland Police and the California Highway Patrol are investigating.
A KTVU tower cam recorded smoke coming from the property, located near Foothill Boulebvard and 34th Avenue, in the city's Peralta Hacienda neighborhood.
The bus was found parked under an overpass near Wood Street and Grand Avenue on Wednesday night, and was already engulfed in flames when the California Highway Patrol and fire crews got to the scene.