ESCONDIDO (CNS) - An 89-year-old woman's Escondido home was destroyed by a fire on Christmas morning.
Firefighters saw the house on South Midway Drive near Oak Hill Drive engulfed in flames when they arrived about 7:20 a.m., an Escondido Fire Department dispatcher said.
No one was reported injured and no other structures caught fire, the dispatcher said. The blaze was extinguished at 7:46 a.m.
Firefighters were investigating the cause of the fire, she said.