A fire of unknown origin destroyed a home Monday in a back-country neighborhood northeast of Palomar Mountain, authorities reported.

The non-injury blaze in the 38600 block of state Route 79 in Oak Grove erupted about 10 a.m., according to Cal Fire.

It took firefighters about 15 minutes to subdue the flames, which gutted the single-story house, said Thomas Shoots, a fire captain with the state agency.

The cause of the blaze remained under investigation in the late afternoon, Shoots said.

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