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Taft Midway Driller - Taft, CA
  • Fire destroys barn in Valley Acres area

  • Damage set at $150,000. Outbuilding and equipment also burn.
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  • Fire destroyed a barn and outbuilding near Valley Acres early Sunday morning.
    There were no injuries but damage is estimated at $150,000 to the structure and equipment destroyed, Kern County Fire Battalion Chief Brent Moon said.
    The fire, at 27533 Tamarisk Road, was reported at 12:20 a.m.
    The cause is under investigation.
    Engines from Taft, Fellows and Maricopa and a ladder truck from Taft responded to the fire.
    An engine from the Old River station was called to cover the Taft area while all the local crews were tied up on the fire, Moon said.
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