Otay Mesa

Brush Fire Starts From Vehicle in Otay Mesa, 100% Contained: Cal Fire

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  • Location: Lonestar Road and Harvest Road, east of State Route 125
  • Size: 28 acres
  • Containment: 100%

Firefighters battled a 5-acre brush fire that started in Otay Mesa from a vehicle Wednesday, according to Cal Fire

Cal Fire spokesperson Neil Czapinski said vegetation caught fire from a vehicle near Lonestar Road and Harvest Road in Otay Mesa.

At 5:30 p.m., Cal Fire first estimated the fire's size at 5 acres and said it was spreading dangerously fast.

Crews attacked the blaze from the ground and air, and were able to build a containment line around the fire by 8 p.m., according to Cal Fire.

No injuries, damages or threatened structures were reported. There are no residential structures near the fire.

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