KCFD saves millions in property value at Wonderful Pistachios and Almonds silo fire
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
Kern County firefighters were able to save millions of dollars in structure value during a fire at one of the silos at Wonderful Pistachios and Almonds on Saturday night.
Firefighters arrived shortly before 9:30 p.m. and found one of the three-story high silos fully engulfed in flames.
The fire was threatening other silos.
Crews were able to use a ladder truck to help get a better angle of attack and keep the flames from spreading.
The fire caused around $300,000 in property damages.