Crews battling a fire on the second floor of a three- story condominium complex in La Jolla early Tuesday discovered a woman’s body inside, authorities said.
The fire at erupted around 5:10 a.m. and was knocked down about 15-20 minutes later, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
The cause of the woman’s death was under investigation, fire-rescue spokesman Lee Swanson said, adding she was found in a unit where the fire originated.
The cause of the fire was also under investigation.
It also was not immediately clear what sparked the blaze, which caused an estimated $300,000 worth of damage to the structure and destroyed about $200,000 worth of contents.
— City News Service
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