OTAY MESA (NEWS 8) - A large plume of smoke from a fire burning in Mexico was visible in several parts of San Diego County as of Wednesday.
The fire is reportedly burning in a canyon near Otay Mountain near the entrance to a toll road to Tecate.
Firefighters in Mexico were working to contain it. A Cal Fire crew is monitoring the situation from the U.S. side of the border.
[Facebook Live Video: Aerial view of a fire burning in Mexico near the border. Courtesy Chopper 8 - December 6, 2017]
[View from Chopper 8 of a fire burning in Mexico. December 6, 2017]
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