Name withheld of body found in residential fire in East Bakersfield

News
Kern County Fire Department logo _-4765987885869415463

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The name of a person found dead in a structure fire in East Bakersfield over the weekend is being withheld pending positive identification, coroner’s officials said Monday. 

The body of a male was found in a residential fire at about 8:20 p.m. Saturday after firefighters knocked down a blaze in the 1800 block of Corrientes Street, according to the Kern County Fire Department. 

The department’s Arson Unit is investigating the cause. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More Local News