BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – A truck fire spread to a portion of a home in Southwest Bakersfield Thursday afternoon.
Bakersfield fire fighters were called to the truck fire in the 3300 block of Tori Lorene Avenue off Wible Road at around 1:30 p.m.
The fire department says they were told the truck’s engine caught fire after it was started in the driveway.
Officials said the flames then spread to the garage and a portion of the attic. That part of the home was damaged by smoke.
The Red Cross will help the family find a place to stay, fire officials said.
The exact cause of the fire is under investigation.