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Byron: Two Escape With No Injuries After Plane Crash

A pilot and its passenger escaped with minor injuries after a plane crash that occurred on Friday, Nov. 6 at approximately 12:25 pm.According to...

Discovery Bay: Motorcyclist Killed in Crash Near Old River Bridge

At approximately 1:45 pm Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a big rig versus motorcycle near the...

Byron: Firefighters Responding to Vegetation Fire on Near Hoffman Lane

At 8:13 pm Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District were dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the 14000 block...

Updated: One Dead in Overturned Big Rig Crash on Byron Highway

At 6:25 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of an overturned big rig in the area of...

Brentwood: Driver Sustains “Major Injuries” After Crashing into Fence

At 4:04 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle versus a fence in the 11000...

West Nile Virus: Infected Mosquitoes Found in Brentwood and Discovery Bay

CONCORD, CA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District (District) has confirmed three more groups of mosquitoes have tested positive for West...

East Contra Costa Fire Average Response Time in July at 9:32 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District report that in the month of July, they had 669 service calls with an average response time...

Discovery Bay: Two Airlifted After Vehicle Crash on Highway 4

At 1:00 pm Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash on Highway 4 at Discovery...

Byron: Vegetation Fire Shuts Down Vasco Road Friday Afternoon

At 2:00 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of Vasco...

Contra Costa County Public Works Will Apply a Chip Seal on Byron Highway and...

Byron, CA – The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will be applying a chip seal on roads in the Byron area. The work...

Firefighters Respond to Vegetation Fire at Vasco and Camino Diablo

At 12:44 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CALFIRE were dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire at Vasco...

East Contra Costa Fire Has Received 186 Complaints for Weed Abatement

With several vegetation fires over the past few weeks after an education campaign to encourage proper weed abatement and fire breaks, the East Contra...

East Contra Costa Fire Provides Update on Pair of Vegetation Fires

Over the past few days, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has responded to two large vegetation fires which burned approximately a 125...

Update: One Dead in Fatal Crash on SR-4 in Discovery Bay

At 12:30 pm Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CHP responded to a report of a head-on vehicle crash at SR-4...

CHP Says 27-Year-Old Man Dies in Byron Highway Crash

The California Highway Patrol said a 27-year-old man has died after crash on Byron Highway near Holey Road in the Town of Byron earlier...

Discovery Bay: Sheriffs Office Searching for Missing Boater

A marine search is continuing today in the Delta for a missing boater in East Contra Costa County.On Friday, June 26, 2020 at about...

June 22-July 2: Byron Highway Maintenance Work Scheduled

Byron, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will be doing maintenance work on Byron Highway.Work will begin on Monday, June 22, 2020 and...

Firefighters Battle 7-Acre Vegetation Fire Near Los Vaqueros Reservoir

At 4:44 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire near the Vasco Caves...

Harmful Algae Blooms Reported in Discovery Bay

Contra Costa Environmental Heath (CCEH) recommends Discovery Bay residents and anyone boating in or around the community to stay safe and avoid harmful algae...

As Fire Season Arrives, Reduction of Services Ahead for East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Brentwood, CA — East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD), the local fire agency serving Brentwood and Oakley Discovery Bay, Bethel Island, Knightsen, Byron,...