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SAN  DIEGO- Eight people, including three children, were without a home Monday after a fire spread from a car to their house in Nestor near San Ysidro, the San Diego Fire Department said.

The owner of the home on 2990 Brando Drive was doing mechanical work on a car in the driveway around 7:15 p.m. Sunday when the fire started. Flames quickly spread to the home’s garage and filled the upstairs and attic with smoke, according to Captain Joseph Amador of San Diego Fire.

The family made it safely out of the home. Firefighters had to rescue at least one dog and the family’s bird, as well.  No one was hurt. Crews had the blaze out in about 25 minutes. The fire caused around $100,000 in damage.

The  Red Cross was reportedly helping the family find a place to stay.