DEL MAR (CNS) - A spill of about 1,000 gallons of sewage fouled a stretch of North County ocean coastline Friday.
A blockage in a sanitation line began sending wastewater overflowing on Eighth Street in Del Mar shortly before 3 p.m., according to the county Department of Environmental Health. It took city crews about two hours to get the problem under control, the DEH reported.
Signs warning of pollution hazards were posted along a nearby stretch of beach. The contamination alert will remain in effect until follow-up testing deems the area safe for human contact.
Two people were killed Monday when a roughly 75-foot-tall tree fell onto a two-story house in the Point Loma Heights area.
Kamala Harris, a first-term senator and former California attorney general known for her rigorous questioning of President Donald Trump's nominees, entered the Democratic presidential race on Monday.
Gusty winds are expected to sweep through San Diego County starting Monday and cause potentially dangerous driving conditions through Wednesday, meteorologists said.
A fire that started in a garage badly damaged a home in Scripps Ranch on Sunday morning, a fire official said.
A seemingly wayward hot air balloon landed in a Ramona field on Sunday much to the surprise of on-lookers.
Several residents of an apartment complex in El Cajon were displaced Sunday after a driver accidentally crashed into their building.
An allegedly-intoxicated driver crashed down an embankment after trying to evade a pursuing sheriff's deputy Saturday night.
San Diegans are going online to raise money to help make ends meet amid a partial government shutdown prolonged by a impasse over President Trump's demand for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.