SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities were directing traffic on State Route 78 in the Santa Ysabel area while firefighters put out a vehicle blaze on Wednesday afternoon.
According to Caltrans San Diego on Twitter, the vehicle fire started on SR-78 west of SR-79 at about 5:45 p.m.
While firefighters worked to extinguish the flames, traffic was reduced to one-way at a time.
Further information has not become available.
SR-78 west of SR-79 is operating as one-way traffic control due to a vehicle fire. pic.twitter.com/Ysvu2smRx6
— Caltrans San Diego (@SDCaltrans) February 4, 2021
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