SAN DIEGO (CNS) - No one was hurt Wednesday in a fire that began in the garage of a Bay Terraces home.
The blaze at the single-family residence in the 7200 block of Zest Street near Paradise Valley Road was reported shortly after 3 p.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
The fire extended from the attached garage to the house, and arriving crews saw smoke billowing from the attic, a San Diego Fire-Department dispatcher said. The blaze was knocked down at 3:25 p.m., she said.
No one was displaced, the dispatcher said.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled Tuesday for a former San Diego police officer accused of groping four women during pat-down searches last year.
Chula Vista police will be looking for drivers talking or texting on cell phones Tuesday and through the end of the month as part of "Distracting Driving Awareness Month."
Police were on the lookout Tuesday for the man who fired a shot while robbing a Rolando-area smoke shop and his accomplice who emptied its cash register.