Kern County crews fight fire near Bena landfill

A grass fire int eh area of Bena Road in Kern County, Calif., is seen Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

NOTE: The text of this story contains information that's been updated since the attached video aired in the 5 p.m. Sunday newscast.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- The Kern County Fire Department stopped a grass fire at 184 acres Sunday near the landfill off Bena Road.

Spread of the fire was driven at a moderate rate by the wind, the Fire Department said.

There were no injuries and no evacuations.

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