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5 displaced in house fire in East Bakersfield

Posted at 5:00 AM, Feb 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-04 08:00:45-05

Five people are without a home after it went up in flames in East Bakersfield on Monday morning.

Bakersfield Fire crews were called to a home on Miller Street, just off Monterey after 3 a.m.

BFD officials say five people, including three adults and two children, were in the home, but made it out safely.

BFD says the family was alerted to the fire by a neighbor.

Arson investigators are on scene working to figure out what caused the blaze.