To: All Media, Fire Personnel

Contact: Tom Ellison, Public Information Officer, (661) 330-0133

Subject: Firefighter Heat Related Injuries

 
This afternoon the Kern County Fire Department responded to three structure fires in the South East side of the County resulting in four firefighter injuries. All four firefighters were transported to area hospitals with heat related injuries. One firefighter was admitted and three others are being evaluated.

 

 
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