Firefighter carries charred white picket fence as homes are destroyed by California grass fire

Fairfield firefighter Warren Ducioame moves a burnt picket fence in front of a destroyed home on Marigold Drive in Fairfield, Calif., on Aug. 27, 2013. Noah Berger / AP

A fast-moving, wind-driven grass fire destroyed two homes and burned three other homes in a crowded neighborhood of Fairfield in California's Solano County.

No injuries were reported in the Tuesday afternoon blaze that also prompted evacuations, officials said. Read the full story.

A police officer stands outside one of several scorched homes. Noah Berger / AP
As water sprays from a hose above, a firefighter passes one of several Marigold Drive homes scorched after a grass fire spread to structures. Noah Berger / AP