Turn Off Incident

Incident Name: Turn Off Incident
Incident Time: 4:10:00 pm
Incident Date: 06-05-2015
Incident Location:

Lebec Road turn off of I-5 

Incident Type: Grass Fire
Resources Used:

Engines 356, 357, 355, 55; Water

Tender 55; Patrols 58, 51, 55; 

Los Angeles Engine 77; Los Angeles

Patrol 77; US Forest Service Engines

373, 379, 371, 74, 336

Personnel: 54

 

Lebec, CA

Approximately 4:10 pm this afternoon, the Kern County Fire Department received multiple calls for a road side fire. Crews arrived on scene finding a fast moving vegetation fire consisting of trees, grass and brush. Additional resources were dispatched with fixed wing aircraft and helicopters. The fire moved south and threatened structures resulting in recommended evacuations. Several water drops were made slowing the spread of the fire. Fire crews were able to contain the fire and will remain on scene mopping up hot spots. Kern County Arson is investigating the cause of the fire.

Assisting Agencies: Kern County Fire Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, US Forest Service, CHP, Kern County Sheriff.

 

 

 

   

 

 

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