Crews knock down Otay Mesa brush fire

SAN DIEGO - Firefighters have knocked down a brush fire in Otay Mesa, located at 1199 La Media Rd, west of state Route 125.

Crews were first dispatched about 2:10 p.m. Saturday and additional personnel were summoned about an hour later. The fire was knocked down as of about 4:15 p.m. It burned in two sections and scorched an estimated 10 acres.

Firefighters with Cal Fire assisted personnel from the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department and the Chula Vista Fire Department. Crews will remain on scene to mop up any hot spots.

No injuries were reported and no structures were threatened, a San Diego fire dispatcher said. The cause was undetermined, the dispatcher said.

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