Neighboring home threatened for a time. Cause under investigation
Fire caused an estimated $70,000 to a vacant South Taft house late Saturday night.
The Kern County Fire Department said the fire was reported in the 400 block of Naylor Avenue about 11:15 p.m.
The structure was 50 percent involved in fire and threatening a neighboring residence when they arrived.
The fire was knocked down in about 20 minutes.
No injuries were reported.
The cause is under investigation by KCFD fire investigators.