Woman burned in Encinitas house fire

Woman burned in Encinitas house fire

A woman was burned and her Encinitas home was significantly damaged early Jan. 22 when the one-story, single-family residence caught fire, authorities said.

Crews from the Encinitas Fire Department responded to the blaze at 12:26 a.m. on the 1600 block of Landquist Drive, east of El Camino Real and south of Encinitas Boulevard, said Anita Pupping, fire marshal and public information officer for the department.

Upon arrival, firefighters saw flames coming through the home's roof and a woman — the sole occupant of the home — already outside the house, Pupping said.

The woman, who authorities estimated to be in her mid-40s, was taken to UC San Diego with burns to her...