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House fire in Tehachapi injures one

Posted at 6:26 PM, Nov 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-28 21:27:12-05

One man sustained minor injuries after a house fire in Tehachapi Monday morning.

Firefighters were dispatched to a structure fire in the 22000 block of Arnds Drive in Tehachapi around 9:43 a.m.

When crews arrived, the garage was fully-involved and spreading into the living area as well as the attic.

Nearly 75% of the house was saved. One man suffered from minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

An estimated $150,000 in damage was done to the home. The fire was caused by a mechanical problem from a pickup truck that set the garage on fire.