Torrance firefighters arrived safely home after helping tackle some major fires.
The group of eight that went to fight the Butte Fire arrived back in Torrance over the weekend. Recent updates show the Valley fire in Northern California being 75 percent contained with the Butte fire being 80 percent contained. The Butte fire, which destroyed 545 homes, is listed as the seventh most destructive fire in the state, killing two people.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency plans to help pay for firefighting efforts, shelters and affected residents through a grant.