Willow Fire Update

WILLOW FIRE UPDATE:  A Type III Strike Team and KCFD Helicopter 407 have been requested from Kern County to assist with the Willow Fire near Bass Lake. 

 
The following Type III Engines are responding with 3-person staffing:
 
Engine 314: Mojave
Engine 326: Lost Hills
Engine 336: Glennville
Engine 356: Lebec
Engine 378: Piute
 
The Strike Team is led by a Strike Team Leader and Assistant Strike Team Leader for a total of 17 personnel.
 

Helicopter 407 and crew have been deployed to the Willow Fire to standby for Hoist Rescue. 2 Pilots, 1 Manager, 1 Paramedic, 1 Crew Supervisor, 6 Crew Members, 1 Mechanic and 1 Fuel Tender Driver are included in the order for a total of 12 personnel.  
 

KCFD has 86 Firefighters committed to the Willow Fire.
 
KCFD has 112 Firefighters committed to fires around the state (including the Willow Fire).
 
     

 

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