A California Highway Patrol cruiser.
A California Highway Patrol cruiser. Photo via CHP

A person died Sunday when a vehicle caught fire after going off Wildcat Canyon Road in Lakeside.

The crash happened at 4:29 p.m. at 12071 Wildcat Canyon Road south of the Barona Resort and Casino, the California Highway Patrol reported.

Multiple other people escaped the vehicle when it caught fire, the CHP said.

The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office was en route.

Authorities released no details about the person who died.

City News Service