CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) -- The forward rate of spread has been stopped after a fire sparked near a canyon in Chula Vista Thursday evening.
The fire started around 5 p.m. in a canyon on the 400 block of Agua Vista Drive. It is in a residential area near the San Miguel Mountain Trailhead.
Video from the scene showed white smoke billowing from the canyon.
By 6 p.m., crews announced the forward rate of spread had stopped.
Evacuations were briefly ordered for Via Maggiore and Corte Premana.
At this time, it’s unclear what sparked the fire.
San Diego residents were under a Red Flag Warning which expired at 6 p.m. as low humidity levels and gusty winds eased.
Watch video from the fire in the player below: