Round Mountain Incident

Incident Name: Round Mountain Incident
Incident Time: 6:40:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 5-6-2017
Incident Location: Round Mountain Road
Incident Type: Wildland Fire
Personnel: 20

 

Bakersfield,  CA

The Kern County Fire Department received a call for a grass file in the area of Round Mountain Road and South Granite Road at approximately 6:40 this evening. Upon arrival crews were faced with a grass fire in foot tall grass, approximately 5 acres in size.  Using quick aggressive attacks crews were able to stop the fire at  just over 9 acres. No injuries or property damage was reported. The cause is under investigation. Crews will remain on scene for a few hours for mop up.

The Kern County Fire Department would like to remind residents living in high fire hazard areas to make sure they maintain the defensible space around their homes.

 

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