Fire burns shed in Santa Margarita

Posted at 5:01 PM, Jul 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-30 20:01:43-04

Firefighters responded to a structure fire in Santa Margarita late Monday afternoon.

It was reported shortly before 5 p.m. on I Street near Margarita Ave.

A shed in the backyard of a home was burned but firefighters were able to prevent the flames from spreading to the main house.

When crews arrived, they reportedly found a man unconscious. CPR was performed and he was taken to the hospital for treatment. The extent of his injuries is unknown.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.