SAN DIEGO — Neighbors and firefighters shortly put out a fireplace that erupted outdoors an Emerald Hills residence Monday morning.
The blaze was reported about 12:20 a.m. within the 800 block of Selma Place off Roswell Road northeast of Euclid Avenue and Market Road. San Diego Hearth-Rescue Division crews and San Diego police have been dispatched to the scene.
Neighbors fought the flames with backyard hoses earlier than firefighters arrived and shortly knocked down the flames. A number of individuals from the neighborhood additionally rushed out of close by houses to assist alert others of the hazard.
The blaze scorched a shed, a fence and a few vegetation outdoors the house however was stopped earlier than spreading to the primary dwelling.