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6 people escape burning home in Lomita

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - An early-morning fire at a home in the Lomita neighborhood left six people displaced, but no one was injured.

The fire at the home on Billow Drive, between Skyline Drive and San Felipe Street, was reported around 2:45 a.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. 

Firefighters said when they arrived they saw flames shooting out windows and the roof. They believe a space heater may have ignited the blaze 

Fire crews had the flames knocked down shortly after 3 a.m., according to a dispatcher.
   
The American Red Cross was summoned to assist five adults and a child displaced by the fire, authorities said.

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