Up to 8 people, including children, taken to hospitals
Several people were injured in a fire at Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area Sunday morning.
Details on the incident are still incomplete, but initial reports indicate as many as eight people, including several children, suffered burn injuries in a boat fire at Lake Webb.
The accident was reported at 9:25 a.m.
Multiple Kern County Fire engines and several ground ambulances were dispatched along with a KCFD helicopter.
According to reports from the scene, two patients, an adult and child, were flown to Bakersfield Memorial Hospital with critical injuries and six more were transported by ground ambulances with less severe injuries.
This is a developing story. Check taftmidwaydriller.com for more information as it becomes available.