Fire spreads from garage to house

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OCEANSIDE, Calif. — Flames ripped through an Oceanside home early Wednesday but no one was hurt, authorities said.

The fire in the 4900 block of Verde Drive was reported at 7:01 a.m., according to fire Capt. Scott Stien.

It started in a garage and spread to the attic of the attached home, he said.

Five engine companies responded to the blaze and extinguished it in about 40 minutes.

The cause was under investigation.