SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A fire of unknown origin engulfed a Pacific Beach home Thursday, extensively damaging the structure but causing no injuries.
The blaze in the 1100 block of Van Nuys Street erupted about 2 p.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. A man who was inside the two-story home at the time escaped unharmed, SDFRD spokesman Maurice Luque said.
Crews had the flames under control within 15 minutes, Luque said.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.
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