KCFD Investigating two early morning fires

Posted at 7:07 AM, Jun 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-15 11:09:06-04

UPDATE: Kern County Fire is investigating a second fire this morning in Northwest Bakersfield.

They received a call just after 6:00 a.m. Thursday Morning to a fire at Rosedale Pawn, on Rosedale and Mohawk.

Arson investigators are currently on scene. The fire is considered suspicious.


A structure fire broke out in Oildale this morning. 

It happened just before 6:45 a.m. on Beardsley Avenue, off Plymouth Avenue. 

The Kern County Fire Department says the fire started in the kitchen and one person is displaced. No word if there was a working smoke alarm. 

KCFD also says a power line dropped. Four to five small homes were threatened, but not affected by the fire. 

Part of Beardsley Avenue is currently closed near Plymouth Avenue. 

We will continue to update you on this fire as soon as we get more information.