Family tries to keep warm by setting barrel on fire

Melissa Cantu Trevino
Alice Echo News Journal

SAN DIEGO - San Diego firefighters were called to a home on North Seguin Monday afternoon in response to a house fire.

Fire Chief Juan Soliz said a family who was trying to keep warm set a barrel on fire on the front porch when the embers flew out catching fire to the structure.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters responded to house fire that began when a family decided to set a barrel on fire.