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Chula Vista playground fire sparks arson investigation

21 Sep 2020
Paul Sisson
The San Diego Union-Tribune


 "Chula Vista playground fire Saturday"

Fire investigators inspected a Chula Vista playground fire Saturday for signs of arson, a city police lieutenant confirmed.

First responders were called to Veterans Park on East Palomar Street about 4:52 a.m. after residents in the area spotted the blaze, which burned the wooden structure to the ground.

Chula Vista police Lt. Scott Adkins said no official cause of the fire had been announced as of Saturday afternoon.