Fire breaks out at Delano shopping center

DELANO, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A fire erupted Tuesday morning at a strip mall in Delano.

Kern County firefighters reported arriving to a 2,000-square-foot laundry mat at 409 11th Avenue with smoke coming from the front door.

The fire, which was described as "accidental," was knocked down within 10 minutes, and an estimated $250,000 worth of property was saved, the fire department said.