Local family-owned businesses destroyed in early morning strip mall fire

Posted at 8:42 AM, May 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-19 21:06:04-04

Bakersfield Fire arson investigators are looking into the cause of a blaze at a strip mall in Central Bakersfield early Friday morning.

According to Bakersfield Fire officials, the blaze broke out just before 3 a.m. at a strip mall in the area of Brundage Lane and H Street. 

Multiple businesses were damaged due to fire and smoke. 

No injuries were reported.