Published Aug 1, 2019 at 1:03 PM | Updated at 6:35 PM PDT on Aug 1, 2019
A brush fire burned in Otay Mesa Thursday morning, quickly ballooning to 100 acres. The fire began at around 11:45 a.m. in a field south of Interstate 905 and near San Ysidro High School. The fire was dubbed the "Caliente Fire" by authorities.
Here's a look at the blaze as firefighters worked to tackle the flames and stop the spread.