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House fire in South Bakersfield

Posted at 6:53 AM, Sep 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-21 10:32:18-04

The Bakersfield Fire Department is responding to a house fire in South Bakersfield.

The home is located on Southgate Dr. and Sunshine Avenue. According to the BFD Battalion Chief, a homeless woman was seen leaving the scene. She was detained by KCSO and is being questioned.

Arson investigators are en route. The home was unoccupied.