A North County house fire sent one person to a hospital Wednesday and displaced a total of 14 residents.
The blaze in the 4900 block Siesta Drive in Oceanside erupted for unknown reasons shortly before 9:30 a.m., according to Pete Lawrence, a battalion chief with the city's fire department.
It took crews about 25 minutes to extinguish the flames, which mostly damaged the garage and attic of the single-story home, Lawrence said.
Medics took a woman in her mid-30s to a hospital, where she was admitted in stable condition. Lawrence declined to disclose the type of injuries she had suffered.
The American Red Cross was called in to help the residents -- five adults and nine children -- arrange for interim lodging pending repairs to the structure. It was unclear if all of them belong to the same family.
Investigators set the monetary losses at roughly $10,000. The cause of the blaze was under investigation, the battalion chief said.
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