Incident Name: Structure Fire
Incident Time: 4:31:00 pm
Incident Date: 08-27-2013
Incident Location: Oildale - Station 64
Incident Type: Structure Fire, garage and residence
Resources Used: Engine 64, Engine 63, Engine 61, Engine 41, Truck 65, BFD Truck 1, Batt 6, Safety, PIO
Number of Personnel: 23
Assisting Agencies: CHP, Building Department, Bakersfield Fire Department, Hall Ambulance
Cause: Under Investigation




OILDALE, CA-The Kern County Fire Department responded to multiple calls of a garage on fire in the 1700 block of Washington Ave in Oildale.  Upon arrival, firefighters reported fire coming from the garage on the rear of the property, which had spread to the fence, palm tree, and the neighboring residence.  Fire crews pulled a hose lilne to the front of the residence, and began attacking the flames, as well as knocking down the exterior fire.  Approximately 50% of the building and contents were destroyed, and the fire took around 25 minutes to control. 


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