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Firefighters make short work of first-alarm fire in east San Diego

Posted at 1:16 PM, Oct 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-19 16:28:34-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — San Diego Fire crews responded to a first-alarm brush fire in an east San Diego neighborhood Saturday.

The fire ignited near the 5700 block of Bates Street around 1 p.m. in the Redwood Village neighborhood of east San Diego. Within 15 minutes, crews had stamped out the half-acre fire.

No evacuations were ordered, according to SDFD.

The cause of the fire wasn't immediately known.