VIDEO BY SOOJI LEE FRESNO, CA - A firefighter is seriously injured after falling through the roof of a burning home Sunday afternoon in Fresno. Fire officials say they were able to get him out within three minutes. They say the 25-year veteran firefighter has second and third degree burns on 65%-75% of his body. His condition is unknown. Investigators
BAKERSFIELD, CA - Sheriff's detectives are investigating what they say is a deadly hit and run crash in northeast Bakersfield. It happened just after 10 p.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of Gage Street. The coroner's office identified the man as 39-year-old Roy Frank Grijalva of Bakersfield. Sheriff's officials say he was found lying in the road with head injuries.
TAFT, CA - A man wanted for murder in Washington State is in no longer on the run, after a SWAT standoff in Taft yesterday. Law enforcement in Washington contacted Taft police yesterday afternoon with information that 68-year old Robert Studer was in Taft. Studer is suspected in the shooting death of his 42-year-old
BAKERSFIELD, CA - A local group of transgender advocates gathered Sunday to raise awareness and prepare for an upcoming rally. They held a poster-making party at the Gay and Lesbian Center on 18th street. Organizers say the International Transgender Day of Visibility is an annual holiday dedicated to celebrating transgender and non-gender conforming people . Bakersfield trans support group member
Bakersfield, CA - A homicide investigation is underway after 51-year-old Nicolas Gomez was found dead in the front yard of a home in the 1,200 block of Quincy Street in East Bakersfield Sunday morning. Neighbors say gun shots around 4 a.m. Sunday morning. Gabriel Vielma lives nearby. "When I heard them I woke up and talked to my dad and we
BAKERSFIELD, CA - A man killed in an overnight shooting in east Bakersfield has been identified by the coroner. According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, 51-year-old Nicolas Gomez was shot and killed around 4 a.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of Quincy Street. Gomez was found by deputies lying in the front yard of a residence suffering from multiple
MCFARLAND, CA - Spring time means spring cleaning and that's how some people spent their morning in McFarland. But they weren't sprucing up their own home, these volunteers painted the rooms of young men living in a group home. Casa de Ninos is a multi-dimensional treatment facility for 12 boys ages 13-18. The name
It's official, 17's Alissa Carlson is no longer a single woman. She and Neil Schwartz tied the knot on Saturday at St. Francis of Assisi Church. After the ceremony, friends and family celebrated at a reception at Seven Oaks Country Club. The couple met at the KGET studios. They got engaged
BAKERSFIELD, CA - The man who died in an officer involved shooting has been identified as a suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault incident that happened on Friday morning. The shooting happened near Garces High School just before 10 p.m. on Friday night. The coroner has identified the man shot by police as 23-year-old Adrian Hernandez of Bakersfield.
BAKERSFIELD, CA Arson investigators are looking into what caused a structure fire in a vacant warehouse in central Bakersfield. Smoke could be seen from downtown Bakersfield as crews worked to extinguish the fire. According to BFD, the fire started just after 4 p.m. near Union Avenue and 34th Street in the rear of the