The Kern County Fire Department has approved a request to send four firefighters to the Crooks Fire, south of Prescott, Arizona. These firefighters will fill positions on the fire’s Incident Management Team. The fire, which started on April 18th, has grown to 1,600 acres and prompted evacuations.
Locally your fire department continues its efforts to prepare our communities for wildfires. All are encouraged to do their part in promoting safer communities by creating defensible space on their property before warmer weather arrives.