Reports: Mother saved 3 other children from buring home in Oildale

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - 23ABC is learning more information regarding a house fire that took the life of a 21-month-old in Oildale last night. (Read original story here:

According to deputies, 21-month-old Aiden McDonald was found dead in an Oildale home in the 300 block of Washington Avenue after a house fire broke out at 6:20 p.m.

23ABC was told three children--ages 3, 5, and 6-- escaped the flash fire with someone who was watching the children at the time.

The mother of the deceased toddler was reportedly the one who came home and found the place on fire.

A small memorial was started outside the scorched home.

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