Crews battling brush fire near SR-94 in Campo

Ammunition in garage fuels house fire

SANTEE, Calif. -- Crews responded Friday to a fire that broke out at a house for sale in Santee.

The blaze, which started in the garage, was reported at 5:17 p.m. in the 8400 block of Desiree Lane.

The owner was home at the time but safely escaped and was not injured.

A neighbor trying to help was taken to UC Medical Center to be treated for burns on his hand.

Neighboring homes were evacuated.