• Bay Area fires: Crews battle multiple blazes across region

    11 days ago - By Bésame

    Firefighters had their hands full Thursday with multiple blazes burning across the Bay Area.
    In a statement Thursday night, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Santa Clara Unit said it was coordinating and dispatching engines, crews and aircraft to multiple fires throughout Alameda, Contra Costa and Santa Clara counties.
    Another blaze, the Timm Fire, was also burning in Solano County, according to Cal Fire.
    The fires broke out amid hot and dry conditions. Temperatures topped 99 degrees in Livermore, 97 degrees in Concord, 93 degrees in Kentfield and 90 degrees in San...
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