BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Firefighters gained control of a large fire to an apartment building Saturday evening in East Bakersfield.

Emergency crews were called to the corner of Pacific Street and West Drive at around 6:45 p.m. for a report of a fire to a building. Thick black smoke could be seen for miles coming from the building.

The apartment building appeared to be abandoned. There were no immediate reports of injuries.