UPDATE: 21 month old deceased toddler identified after house fire

Memorial set up after toddlers death

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the 21-month-old toddler who died during a house fire Wednesday night.

Deputies say Aiden McDonald's autopsy will be scheduled for sometime this week.

Less than 12 hours after flames ripped through the home he was in in the 300 block of Washington Avenue, a memorial to the toddler had began.

Kern County Fire officials say the fire broke out at 6:20 p.m., Wednesday, in the front east end of the home.

No other homes were burned during the blaze and no other injuries were reported.

An investigation into the fire as well as McDonald's death are underway according to KCSO.

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