Encinitas Fire Department

Cyclist hit by motorist on 101

Cyclist hit by motorist on 101

ENCINITAS – Emergency services responded to a call Monday afternoon of a vehicle versus a bicyclist.

Emergency response times quicken in Olivenhain

Emergency response times quicken in Olivenhain

ENCINITAS — Battalion Chief Dismas Abelman drove along a narrow, windy road in Olivenhain in a white truck.

Firefighters respond to grease fire call

Firefighters respond to grease fire call

ENCINITAS – No injuries were reported following a grease fire at the El Callejon restaurant Thursday morning.

Open house for Fire Prevention Week will address kitchen fires

Open house for Fire Prevention Week will address kitchen fires

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Fire Department will celebrate National Fire Prevention Week on Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with an open house at Fire Station No. 5. This year’s theme: averting kitchen fires.

Grant gives fire department breathing room

Grant gives fire department breathing room

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Fire Department is using grant money to purchase new breathing apparatuses.

‘Have two ways out’ to escape fire, experts say

‘Have two ways out’ to escape fire, experts say

ENCINITAS — There is no fire season when it comes to house fires.