Fire burns Maricopa house

Doug Keeler
Midway Driller Editor @midwaydriller
Kern County firefighter walks into smoke at fire that destroyed house in Maricopa Wednesday nigh

ire destroyed a vacant house in Maricopa Wednesday night.

The fire, in the 400 block of Adeline Street, was reported at 7:15 p.m.

The first arriving firefighters found the single-family structure about 50 percent involved.

Three Kern County Fire Department engines and a ladder truck responded to the fire.

The damage was contained to one house.

No cause was immediately available.

Firefighters were on scene for about two hours.

Firefighter at work fighting fire that destroyed a Maricopa house.