Unattended tobacco pipe leads to house fire in Bakersfield

No injuries were reported

BAKERSFIELD,Calif. - Kern County firefighters put out a house fire in Bakersfield, Friday night, that was started by an unattended tobacco pipe. 

Crews arrived to the 600 block of Bates Avenue around 9:30 and were faced with a room that was ignited in flames.

Although, the 11 firefighters were able to keep the fire from spreading to the rest of the home. 

There was about $5,000 in damages destroyed by the fire. 

No injuries were reported. 


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