Brush fire forces evacuations in El Cajon

EL CAJON- A brush fire that erupted near the unincorporated Rancho San Diego area near El Cajon tonight has blackened at least 10 acres and threatened structures.

The fire was reported about 10 p.m. in the 2800 block of Willow Glen Drive and precautionary evacuations were underway for residents in the 2500 block of Wind River Road, according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

No injuries were immediately reported and details about what sparked the blaze were not immediately available.

CALFIRE PIO Thomas Shoots joined KUSI to talk about the fire.

Categories: Local San Diego News, Wildfires