A malfunctioning air-conditioning unit caused a fire at the Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church in downtown Bakersfield Thursday afternoon.
Bakersfield firefighters said the blaze caused $75,000 in damage. There were no injuries.
Firefighters responded to the church at 3:28 p.m. at 17th and O streets and saw fire coming from the northeast side of the building. The fire was brought under control in 41 minutes.
-- The Californian