Crews quickly extinguish small brush fire in Linda Vista canyon

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAN DIEGO — Firefighters were quickly able to tackle a small brush fire in an urban canyon Saturday.

Authorities were notified of the blaze at about 2 p.m., said San Diego Fire-Rescue Department spokeswoman Monica Munoz. The fire was in a canyon near Elman Street in the Linda Vista neighborhood.

Firefighters stopped the forward spread of the fire about 20 minutes after it was first reported, Munoz said. No structures were threatened and no injuries were reported.

Munoz said there was no size estimate for the fire, but described it as very small.

Google Map for coordinates 32.780276 by -117.173364.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.