February 22, 2024
Firefighters on the house constructing in Nestor. Courtesy OnScene.TV

A Christmas Eve house hearth in a South Bay neighborhood of San Diego injured one particular person, killed a household’s pets and left 12 individuals displaced, authorities reported.

San Diego Fireplace-Rescue crews had been dispatched at about 6 a.m. Sunday to the second flooring of an house constructing at 2034 Ilex Avenue within the Nestor neighborhood.

Officers stated the blaze resulted within the complete destruction of 1 house unit. One resident was transported to an area hospital for smoke-related accidents.

The hearth was contained rapidly, however two adjoining items additionally sustained vital injury, in response to hearth officers.

At the least 5 adults and 7 kids had been displaced.

The reason for the hearth was not instantly recognized.

Metropolis Information Service and OnScene.TV contributed to this text.