Garage in southwest Bakersfield goes up in flames

Garage in southwest Bakersfield goes up in flames »Play Video

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A garage caught fire in a southwest neighborhood Monday night, sending flames shooting up to 30-feet high.

City fire crews quickly brought the fire under control.

There was no immediate word on what started the fire. Neighbors said they heard a loud boom shortly before the garage erupted in flames.

The fire was first reported around 9:15 p.m. in the 5800 block of Savory Lane, which is off White Lane and Ashe Road.