Southwest Bakersfield

Children displaced by apartment fire

Children displaced by apartment fire
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Five people, including three children, were displaced by an apartment fire Tuesday morning.

The fire engulfed the kitchen, living room and bedroom areas of a unit in a two-story complex on Nimrod Court, near Belle Terrace and Valhalla Drive.

The city fire department said it controlled the fire in 13 minutes and kept it from spreading to other units.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.