40-Acre Brush Fire Threatens Structures Near Palomar College

Smoke rises behind Palomar CollegeA brush fire that erupted in a botanical garden at Palomar College Thursday afternoon swept over adjacent brushy hillsides, threatening structures and prompting evacuations in nearby residential neighborhoods. The blaze erupted at the West Mission Avenue campus for unknown reasons shortly before 12:30 p.m., according to the San Marcos Fire Department. The flames were soon […]