KCFD: 41-acre fire contained in Tejon Ranch
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A fire in Tejon Ranch that reached just over 40 acres on Sunday afternoon has been completely contained.
Kern County firefighters initially encountered a 2-acre fire just before 2 p.m. in the area of Sebastian Road and El Paso Creek Road.
The fire crept up a hillside and grew to 41 acres. Air and ground teams were able to quell the fire.
No structures were threatened, and no one was injured.
The Fire Department reminds residents living in high fire hazard areas should make sure they maintain a defensible space around their homes.