Tule Incident

Incident Name: Tule Incident
Incident Location: 400 block of Tule Road
Incident Time: 5:19:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 09-27-2017
Incident Type: Wildland Fire
Equipment Assigned: Engines 2; Trucks 0; Patrols 5; Air tankers 3; Helicopters 2; Water Tenders 1; Bulldozers 2; Fire Crews 1; Overhead 4; Other Equipment 2
Acres: 110
Containment: 100%
Injuries: none
Cause: Under Investigation
Total Personnel: 44


Bakersfield, CA

At approximately 5:19 p.m., Kern County Fire Department received a call for a grass fire at the 400 block of Tule Road. Fire crews arrived on scene to a 7-10 acre wind driven fire moving quickly up a ridge. Approximately 44 firefighters responded to this incident and with the assistance of air tankers and helicopters, crews were able to stop the fire at 110 acres. 

Evacuations: None

Road Closures: None

Assisting Agencies: BLM, CHP

Additional Information: www.facebook.com/kerncountyfire www.flicker.com/kerncountyfire



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