Firefighters battle flames in two-story building
Firefighters were faced Sunday evening with a fire in a two-story building at Christmas Tree Lane and Mt. Vernon Avenue, near Bakersfield College.
Fire crews were called out around 6 p.m. after neighbors reported seeing flames coming from the building.
Firefighters arrived and saw flames on both the first and second stories. Crews worked quickly to try and keep the flames from spreading.
Investigators were able to determine the cause of the fire was accidental and was electrical in nature.
No one was injured in the fire, which caused $700,000 in damage.