Wildfires Continue to Burn in Contra Costa, Alameda Counties

Firefighters continued to combat strong headwinds Thursday as they tried to put out seven wildfires that erupted a day prior in Contra Costa County. As of 1:30 pm they had reached 80 percent containment, officials said.

The fires were first reported around 1 pm Wednesday and are burning in the area between Camino Diablo and the Alameda County line. read more >>