Fire

A day of fires

A grass fire charred 30 acres and burned one abandoned barn Thursday near the intersection of Moore Road and Nelson Lane, according to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Fred Lopez. Units f ...

Grass fire raises concerns

A grass fire Tuesday morning off of Nelson Lane and south of Nicolaus Road was human-caused and not accidental, according to officials. Battalion Chief Greg Guyan of CalFire/Place ...

Lincoln's bravest fought fires in Southern California

Four of Lincoln’s firefighters traveled Friday to Santa Barbara to help fight the Jesusita Fire, according to Fire Chief Dave Whitt. After traveling all night, they were given ...

Fire destroys car, firefighters save house

A fire Tuesday night left a Dodge Neon totally destroyed, but firefighters prevented the blaze from spreading to the nearby house, and there were no injuries, said Fire Chief Dave ...

Barn fire kills 12 horses outside Lincoln

A fund has been set up for those wishing to help Doug Ingersoll recover some of the financial loss suffered during Friday’s barn fire. An early Friday morning fire in the Inger ...

Lincoln man identified in fatal accident on Nicolaus Road

Zach Miller, 26, is remembered by friends and family as a caring, thoughtful man of few words with a great sense of humor. “He loved animals. He loved riding his motorcycle and ...

Thanksgiving fire extinguished quickly

Firefighters responded to a fire on Snapdragon Lane in Lincoln Hills Thanksgiving and were able to contain the blaze outside the living quarters, Fire Chief Dave Whitt said. “Th ...

Fire extinguished with Sippy cups, Chief Whitt says

Despite thick smoke and the arrival of three fire engines Thursday afternoon, it took two 8oz Sippy cups to extinguish the small fire that started in a home on the corner of 5th an ...

Fire chars two acres off Highway 193

A grass fire blackened two acres off Highway 193 just outside of downtown Lincoln on Monday morning. Justin Kimbrell of Placer County Fire said firefighters extinguished the blaze ...

Blaze shuts down Highway 65

Abnormally hot, windy weather spurred a quick-spreading grass fire near Twelve Bridges in Lincoln on Thursday afternoon. The blaze began at approximately 3:30 p.m. on the south si ...