BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Fire Department responded to a fire at the former Amestoy’s on the Hill building on Monday. This is the third time the building has caught fire in recent months.
The fire broke out at around 4:35 p.m. on River Boulevard, according to the Pulse Point app.
The East Bakersfield bar has been a local fixture for over 70 years. It closed last year after the owners retired.
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