SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A fire destroyed a converted mobile home on Dahlia Avenue east of Imperial Beach Saturday.
A San Diego Fire Rescue Department dispatcher said the fire at 1853 Dahlia Avenue in a converted van was reported at 1:12 p.m.
"Firefighters had it knocked down at 1:22 p.m.," the dispatcher said.
Firefighters said the residence was completely engulfed in flames when they arrived, and the blaze did not spread to surrounding structures.
No injuries were immediately reported. The fire was near Palm Avenue at Interstate 5.
San Diego County is making a major investment in technology to detect wildfires breaking out in the back country.
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