Kern County firefighters are currently battling approximately 40 vegetation fires throughout the county. Crews in the vicinity of Granite Rd. and Round Mountain Rd. are protecting structures that are threatened by three fires burning in that area. Firefighters are also on scene of five separate fires in the Keene area and additional resources are responding to protect structures.
Other areas that are effected by fires include: Lebec, Tejon Ranch, Stallion Springs, Piute Mountain, Tehachapi, Keene, Kelso Valley, Taft, Maricopa.
The Kern County Fire Department will continue to release more information regarding these fires as it becomes available.
Incident Date: 09-10-2011
Incident Type: Vegetation Fires
Resources Used: Various
Assisting Agencies: CAL FIRE, CAL EMA, KCSO, CHP
- Caliente Creek Road between Lions Trail and Bodfish Canyon Road
- Caliente Bodfish Road between Rankin Ranch and Caliente Creek Road
- Round Mountain Road at Granite Road
- Granite Road at Famoso Road
- Breckenridge Road at Comanche Road
- Agency Link: Kern County Fire Department Incident Link