Fire officials: Arson investigators on scene of church building fire

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A church building went up in flames, but the Bakersfield Fire Department quickly contained the blaze Monday.

A Cain Memorial AME Church building at California Avenue and R Street was fully engulfed in flames when fire crew responded, officials said.

The building was behind the the main church.

Officials said firefighters knocked down the flames in about 15 minutes.

No one was injured, and arson investigators are now on scene.


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