An experienced fire chief died and three other firefighters were injured in a Portugal fire.
Firefighters have contained a 45-acre vegetation fire in the San Jose foothills
A procession that included fire trucks and law enforcement vehicles on Friday escorted a white hearse carrying the flag-draped coffin of an Arizona helicopter pilot killed in a crash while helping fight a wildfire.
A children’s summer camp and a retirement home have been evacuated near Athens after a wildfire approached homes in a coastal area.
More than 600 firefighters have stopped, at least for now, the growth of a Nevada wildfire southeast of Lake Tahoe that had threatened up to 1,000 homes.
Fire photog Rick McClure shared some photos of firefighters operating at the Soledad Fire, a wildfire that has burned nearly 1,500 acres in Los Angeles County, California.
As California enters wildfire season, the state is scrambling to find sufficient firefighters amid a coronavirus outbreak that has depleted the ranks of inmates who usually handle some of the toughest duties and caused a budget deficit that derailed plans to hire 600 new state firefighters and support personnel.
Containment has increased to 60% for the Crews Fire
Gov. Doug Ducey has ordered that flags on state buildings be flown at half-staff Wednesday for a pilot killed in a helicopter crash while helping fight a wildfire.
A northern Nevada wildfire burning out of control near the California line more than tripled in size on Tuesday, closing a U.S. highway, forcing evacuations and threatening hundreds of homes.