Buena Vista Lake - At 3:25 PM, the Kern County Fire Department received a call for a patient with burns at Buena Vista Lake. The patient was reportedly riding his jet ski when it exploded. Kern County Firefighters from the Old River Fire Station arrived to find a 58 year old male with major injuries. The patient had been brought to the boat dock by another person riding a jet ski. Crews treated the patient for his injuries and loaded him onto an awaiting air ambulance - Hall Medevac 1. The patient was flown to Kern Medical Center.












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