LOMPOC A fire broke out in the chimney of a home Tuesday afternoon in the 7200 block of Santa Rosa Road, authorities said.
Santa Barbara County Fire Department crews were dispatched to the scene around 11:15 a.m. Arriving units located the smoke in the chimney and an investigation revealed a working chimney fire, said Capt. Daniel Bertucelli, fire spokesman.
Crews were able to quickly extinguish the blaze and remained on scene for salvage and overhaul, Capt. Bertucelli said.
No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.