KCFD got reports of 'fireball' in Oildale garage fire

Firefighters are on scene of a garage fire early Friday morning, June 9, 2017 in Oildale, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

The Kern County Fire Department got reports shortly after midnight Friday of an "explosion" and "fireball" at a home in Oildale, Battalion Chief Dean Boller said.

“Thankfully there was no injures,” he said.

The fire destroyed a detached garage and spread to the back of the house on Woodrow Avenue near North Chester Avenue.

Boller said the cause of the fire is under investigation.