Video: Smoke billows from Bakersfield house on fire

Video: Smoke billows from Bakersfield house on fire »Play Video
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A house on Garnsey Avenue, near Stockdale Highway and Real Road, erupted in fire and smoke around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The Bakersfield Fire Department said a water heater caused the fire, which destroyed an estimated $40,000 in property.

No one was home at the time.