Vista CA— Late this morning, November 28, 2018 at approximately 11:37, Deputies from the Vista Sheriff’s Station responded to assist the Vista Fire Department with a residential structure fire at 2190 Primrose Avenue in unincorporated Vista.
Upon arrival, fire department personnel had extinguished the fire. No residents were injured as a result of the fire and all nine occupants had been evacuated. Deputies conducted traffic control for approximately 90 minutes.
The Vista Fire Marshal requested the assistance of the Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson unit. Arson Investigators arrived to assist with the fire investigation. At this time, the cause is not determined. SDG&E cut the power and gas as the residence is no longer habitable.
The fire department contacted the Red Cross to assist with housing of the displaced residents.
The damage to the residence is estimated at approximately $50,000. The investigation is ongoing and is being handled by the Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson unit.