Firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze at a single story residential building, the El Cajon Fire Department said.
The incident happened around 3 p.m. Monday on the 300 block of W Park Avenue in El Cajon.
Fire officials said the fire was burning in the attic area, though it is under control.
Officials said they saw smoke and fire upon arrival.
They are working to extinguish the fire. There is no word on the cause of the fire, any injuries of evacuations.
Santee Fire and Cal Fire are assisting. SDG&E and the Red Cross have been requested.
Officials recommend avoiding the area for the next two hours.
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