Kern County firefighters from Golden Hills Fire Station 13 responded to a vehicle fire that occurred at Red Apple Avenue and McIntosh Street on July 31.
According to Fire Capt. Handy, the fire occurred around 12:30 p.m. The vehicle, a Ford Ranger, was destroyed, and the blaze set caused a small grass fire that was also extinguished.
Handy said the fire was mechanical in nature, but the direct cause remained unknown. The driver was uninjured in the fire.