Fire breaks out behind DART

Fire breaks out behind DARTChina Lake Firefighter Chris Patterson finishes dousing a fire that broke out at 216 N. Gold Canyon Rd. on Sunday, July 14. According to Kern County Fire Department Public Information Officer Andrew Freeborn, the fire consumed pallets and other items stored outside behind the DART building. Four engines from Kern County and one from China Lake Fire Department responded to extinguish the flames. At press time, the cause and estimated damages were unknown. No civilians or firefighters were injured during the incident. - Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2019-07-19