Vista Brush Fires Close to Homes - NBC 7 San Diego

Vista Brush Fires Close to Homes

Second-alarm fires forces authorities to issue SIGALERT



    Two separate brush fires burning near a Vista freeway were a threat to homes in the area, firefighters said.

    The Vista Fire Department requested a second-alarm response for the fires on the westbound SR-78 between Sycamore Ave. and Mar Vista Dr. Monday at about 7:40 p.m..

    The fires reached approximately 3 acres each before firefighters knocked it down at 8 p.m. Homes were no longer in danger, but fire personnel expected to be on the scene for some time for mop-up duties.

    No evacuations were ordered and no one was injured.

    Check back for more information on this developing story.


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