Fire causes minor damage to Whispering Palms home in Rancho Santa Fe

On Thursday, March 28, at 9:12 a.m., firefighters responded to the report of a condo fire on Via Coronado in the community of Whispering Palms. When they arrived on scene, firefighters found the two-story condo was filled with smoke but no flames were visible.

They were able to quickly assist two occupants out of the condo before determining that the fire, which began near a light fixture, was extinguished. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

One Rancho Santa Fe fire engine and one Solana Beach fire truck responded to the incident. In addition, SDG&E was called to assist in restoring power to the home. The damage was estimated at under $1,000.

— Rancho Santa Fe Fire Department