Southwest Bakersfield

Grass fire breaks out on south edge of Bakersfield

Grass fire breaks out on south edge of Bakersfield
A grass fire is seen Friday, May 17, 2013, in the area of Houghton and Gosford roads in Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo/John Raguindin)

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A grass fire has developed in the area of Houghton and Gosford roads in the south outskirts of the city.

The California Highway Patrol is providing traffic control, and Bakersfield firefighters are assisting Kern County firefighters.

The cause wasn't immediately known.

The fire doesn't appear to be a threat to any buildings.