tanker fire

Tanker fire burns fundraising effort at Fitness Boot Camp

It certainly wasn’t what the proprietors of Fusion Performance Training were hoping for after the forced postponement and rescheduling of their Fitness Boot Camp fundraiser turne ...

Businesses reopen, residents return home

Downtown Lincoln appeared to be back to normal Thursday afternoon after evacuees from a tanker fire returned to their homes and businesses reopened. An estimated 10,000 residents ...

Boot camp fundraiser for Lincoln High postponed

The emergency evacuation of parts of Lincoln has forced postponement of the boot camp fundraiser scheduled by Rocklin’s Fusion Performance Training. The event to help support the ...

Evacuees sleep in cars, make friends at shelters

Although remaining concerned, evacuees seemed to be OK on Wednesday at the Lincoln Community Center, one of three evacuation shelters set up in Lincoln. Police evacuated 4,800 resi ...

Evacuation order to be lifted at midnight on Thursday

The train tanker car that has been on fire since noon on Tuesday has burned through the last of the propane it was carrying. Lincoln Fire Chief David Whitt announc ...

Rescue group takes in animals from Lincoln fire

With the tanker fire in Lincoln consuming propane and the attention of authorities, a specialized group mobilized to protect the animals affected by Tuesday night’s evacuation. N ...

Rocklin assists with Lincoln tanker fire

After the Lincoln Police station was shut down when a tanker fire forced the evacuation of downtown Lincoln, dispatch operations were moved to Rocklin’s police headquarters on Ro ...

Texas firefighting team jets in to battle Lincoln rail-tanker blaze

Outside help – including a hotshot crew of tanker fire experts from Texas – was helping Lincoln deal Wednesday with a potentially catastrophic propane fire in a railway tank ca ...

Propane tank fire forces evacuation

LINCOLN - A propane tank caught fire around noon Tuesday, forcing the evacuation of area homes and schools within a mile radius. As of 6 p.m., the 29,000 gallons of propane inside ...