Firefighters extinguish arson fires at Del Mar elementary school

Posted at 5:57 AM, Aug 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-14 10:12:20-04

DEL MAR, Calif. (KGTV) - Arson investigators are searching for the group that deliberately set two fires at a Del Mar elementary school Sunday.

Neighbors called 911 Sunday night to report smoke and an alarm at Sage Canyon Elementary School on Harvest Run Dr., police said.

The fire department said the school's extinguishers put out the flames and the damage was minimal.

Investigators from the Metro Arson Strike Team responded to the scene.