Crews quickly extinguish brush fire in East County

SAN DIEGO — Firefighters battled a brush fire in East County, according to the Lakeside Fire District.

The fire started around noon Monday. It is burning near State route 67 and Johnson Lake Road in Lakeside.

The spot fire was caused by someone changing the tire on a trailer, firefighters added. There were no structures threatened and no injuries.

According to firefighters, the blaze has been fully contained.

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