Wooden structure was 50 percent involved when firefighters arrived

Fire caused major damage to a Ford City garage Friday night.

Kern County firefighters were dispatched to the fire on the 700 block of Pierce Street at 7:25 p.m. and found a wooden detached garage about 50 percent involved in fire.

The fire, located in the west alley, was knocked down in a few minutes and didn't spread.

Two engines and a truck responded to the fire and firefighters were on scene for an hour and 25 minutes mopping up.