SAN DIEGO — Cal Fire was made aware of a fire burning south of the U.S.-Mexico border near Tecate, according to a tweet posted Tuesday morning.
The fire was first reported around 8 a.m. and could be seen around the South Bay. Smoke could be seen in parts of San Diego County.
Cal Fire said firefighters are closely monitoring the fire, which is not expected to make it into the United States.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
Good Morning, CAL FIRE/San Diego County Fire Authority is aware of the fire that is currently burning south of the border near Tecate. The fire is not expected to threaten the US.
— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) September 17, 2019