SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A whale watching boat spotted a whale four miles off the coast of Point Loma entangled in fishing line.
Crews aboard the Privateer Saturday morning received a call that there was a blue whale nearby.
While they were waiting to get a glimpse of the whale, they noticed a fishing line floating so they attempted to reel it in.
Eventually, the whale surfaced but that's when they realized it was already wrapped up in the line.
SeaWorld Rescue dispatched a boat to try and tag the whale so its movement can be tracked.
Cal-Fire is reporting a half acre vegetation fire in Witch Creek. The fire has been dubbed the Cinnamon Fire and Cal-Fire says there is potential for it to spread.
Ground and helicopter crews have halted the spread of that canyon brush fire off the 5400 block of Caminito Bayo in La Jolla, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
A 2-year-old girl is in the hospital Friday with serious injuries after she fell from a fourth-floor window at an apartment complex in San Diego's University City neighborhood, police said.
The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a court-imposed deadline a week away.
Major road repairs are underway on South Twin Oaks Valley Road between Craven road and Barham in San Marcos after a sinkhole formed in the middle of the road.
A 31-year-old woman died when she was struck by a car and killed while walking on a Vista street, authorities said Friday.
Monsoonal moisture will decrease through early next week. Strengthening high pressure will increase temperatures through the next week.
After a heated debate, the Encinitas Planning Commission on Thursday voted against a Beacon's Beach access staircase design.
Axe throwing may appear to be an activity best suited for the rugged outdoors, but it’s becoming a booming entertainment option in urban area like Pacific Beach.