May 22, 2013 (San Diego’s East County)–Firefighters are battling a 7 acre fire in the Alta Rd and Via de la Amistad, by the International border. Per IPN the fire is running uphill, and per scanner traffic there is potential for 300 acres plus.

Cal-Fire and other units are on scene with more hand crews and other teams coming in. At this time there is no structure threat.

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