CHINO (CBSLA.com) — A family’s home was damaged Friday in a blaze officials suspect erupted when an ember from a nearby grass fire was blown onto the residence.
Ontario Fire Department personnel were dispatched to the scene at Roswell and Walnut avenues at approximately 1:20 p.m.READ MORE: Fans React To Kobe Bryant's Posthumous Induction Into The Hall Of Fame
A department spokesperson confirmed one structure was on fire around 2:20 p.m.READ MORE: Arson Suspected In 750-Acre Pacific Palisades Brush Fire; Mandatory Evacuations Ordered
“It looks like it might have been an ember from the nearby vegetation fire, however, a full investigation still needs to be completed,” Chino Valley Public Information Officer Massiel DeGuevara said.
No one was home when the blaze erupted. However, firefighters say they did rescue a dog from the residence, as well as some belongings.MORE NEWS: Demonstrators Protesting Conflict Between Israel And Palestine March In Westwood
It is unclear if the family will be able to move back into the home.